Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Curious about human behavior and want to understand why people act the way they do?

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NCU offers weekly course starts

Northcentral University’s Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (BAPSY) degree program was designed to help you develop a basic understanding of human behavior and emotions while learning how psychological principles apply across the world’s diverse societies.

Throughout this 100% online psychology BA program, you will grow both as an individual and a scholar through NCU’s unique one-to-one learning model. You will be encouraged to self-reflect on the application of psychological principles while earning a bachelor’s in psychology online that meets the undergrad educational requirements of the American Psychological Association.

Another option to help you save both time and money is the NCU FastForward Track that allows you to earn your bachelor’s and master’s in psychology degrees in one accelerated track! As you near completion of your BAPSY, you will enroll in master’s level courses as you concurrently work toward either a Master of Arts in Psychology (MAPSY) or Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy (MAMFT).

NCU’s Enrollment Advisors can help those seeking an online bachelor of psychology degree transfer up to 90 credits earned from other institutions of higher learning.

No other university can match NCU’s uniquely flexible approach to earning your bachelor’s in psychology online, which includes weekly course starts to fit your schedule. Featuring NCU’s mentoring approach, you’ll experience one-to-one, individualized interaction with our professionally-seasoned professors, all of whom hold doctoral degrees. NCU’s online psychology BA has no entrance exam requirements, which can be time-consuming and costly.

NCU is perfect for the independent, self-motivated student who seeks a world-class education. No matter where you live, by enrolling to earn your bachelor’s in psychology online at NCU, you’ll join a vast network of professionals who are making a difference around the world.

James Billings, PhD, Dean, School of Social & Behavioral Sciences (SSBS)



“If you are curious about human behavior and want to understand why people act the way they do, Northcentral University’s Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree is one that has been designed to be engaged primarily online and, once earned, can open doors to positions in many industries. Many employers recognize the usefulness of those who’ve earned a degree in psychology because they gain a broad knowledge of human behavior, as well as the higher level thinking abilities it provides.”
Unparalleled flexibility

Built around you.
  • Weekly course starts to fit your busy schedule
  • All coursework is online for your bachelor's in psychology so you can pursue your degree anytime, anywhere
  • No residency requirements; no need to travel to a physical campus
  • 33-credit program
    Premier Education

    Courses are taught by professors, who all hold doctoral degrees, so you learn from seasoned professionals in your field of study.
    • WASC accredited; the same regional accreditation as other prestigious institutions in America
    • One-to-one mentoring approach where professors focus on you
    • Excellent university resources to support your success now and in the future
    Tailored to you

    NCU is perfect for self-starters like you.
    • No group classes or projects to interfere with your schedule
    • You determine your schedule

    At NCU, you’ll experience a one-to-one learning model that is tailored to you and designed for the independent, self-motivated student who seeks a premier education. By enrolling at NCU to earn your BAPSY or, if you choose the NCU FastForward Track to earn both your BAPSY and MAPSY or MAMFT degrees, you’ll join a vast network of professionals who are making a difference around the world.

    Contact us today and let us help you achieve your career goals with a bachelor’s in psychology online from Northcentral University!

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