Bachelor of Science in Psychology / Preparation for Graduate Studies
Walden University

Program Details

An online bachelor’s degree in Psychology concentrating on Preparation for Graduate Studies gives students interested in furthering their education advanced knowledge across all major areas of Psychology studies. Pursuing an advanced degree in Psychology can give graduates expanded opportunities for employment. 

Students will study quantitative and qualitative analytical skills and learn to conduct research, analyze data, and present findings. Other courses examine everything from human development to professional ethics to what influences social behavior. A capstone project allows students to research a professional area of Psychology, career possibilities, and ways to contribute to positive social change.

Within this concentration, students will learn about topics such as:

  • Human development – child, adolescent, and adult
  • Cognitive psychology
  • Social influences on behavior
  • Brain and behavior

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Applicants must meet one of the following: be 21 years or older; an active member of the military or veteran; or have 60 quarter credits for transfer.

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island