Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

HELP UNDERSTAND HUMAN BEHAVIOR AND WHY THEY ACT THE WAY THEY DO

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. 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.

BA IN PSYCHOLOGY: PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Total Credit Hours: 60 Credit Hours*
Courses: 20 Courses
Recommended Completion Time: 21 Months
Next Start Date: Every Monday
Classroom Size: One


Important Information for Students, Including Gainful Employment
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*Bachelors programs are completion only and require 120 total credits. View the course catalog to determine the exact number required based on previous education.

 

Note on Licensure: NCU’s psychology programs are not licensure programs and do not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology or counseling professional.

“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.” - James Billings, Dean of NCU's School of Social & Behavioral Sciences

NCU FASTFORWARD: START COMPLETING YOUR BACHELOR'S, GRADUATE WITH YOUR MASTER'S

Also available to help you save both time and money is the NCU FastForward Track that allows you to earn your bachelor’s and master’s degrees in one accelerated program! As you near completion of your bachelor’s, 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).

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