Department of Psychology

School of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Prepare for a Rewarding Career in Psychology

A career in psychology is shaped by a combination of who you are, where you’ve been, and the knowledge and skills you’ve picked up along the way. If you are interested in being a part of this diverse field or advancing your current position, Northcentral University can provide the crucial education piece of your psychology career puzzle by delivering educational opportunities that help you acquire the knowledge, skills, practical application and values integral to this field.

The PhD in Psychology degree program at NCU was designed in response to growing interest in the field and the need for more advanced educational opportunities in psychology. In this program, you will hone your critical thinking skills, expand your knowledge base in psychology to evaluate individual, social, organizational and global problems, and learn and practice research methods as you make the transition from doctoral student to independent scholar in your field.
NCU offers a Master of Arts in Psychology degree program that can provide you with solid insight and knowledge into human behavior as you develop your critical thinking, writing and research skills to further analyze psychological principles and apply them to personal, social and organizational issues.
NCU offers a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (BAPSY) degree program that will help you develop a basic understanding of human behavior and emotions while learning how psychological principles apply to a diverse, global society.
This post-master’s certificate program can help you enhance your professional development in psychology beyond the master’s degree level. Choose from six exciting psychology specializations, including: Addictions, Gender Diversity Studies, General Psychology, Health Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Mental Health Policy and Practice and Trauma and Disaster Relief.
This post-baccalaureate certificate is designed to help you expand your area of expertise in psychology. Choose from four distinct specializations, including: Gender Diversity Studies, General Psychology, Health Psychology and Industrial/Organizational Psychology.
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