Master of Arts in Psychology

PREPARE FOR A REWARDING CAREER IN PSYCHOLOGY

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.

Northcentral University’s Master of Arts in Psychology program will help you deepen your ability to analyze psychological principles and apply them in your area of specialization and the field of psychology in general.In NCU’s online psychology master’s programs,you will be expected to think critically and apply your problem-solving and creative thinking skills to problems with behavioral,emotional and cognitive processes,while adhering to ethical principles in research and academics.

Career Potential*

  • Market Researcher
  • Project coordinator/manager
  • College Professor/Instructor
  • Family services worker
  • Instructor at a community college
  • Social service manager
  • Health project coordinator
  • Employee trainer
  • Research assistant
  • Data analyst/manager
  • Intervention advocate
*Positions may depend on specialization chosen and require additional experience, training and other factors beyond successfully completing this degree program. Some roles may also require state licensure, and it is the responsibility of the student to ensure that all licensure requirements are met.

MA IN PSYCHOLOGY:PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

2 professionally relevant specializations
Total Credit Hours:30 Credit Hours
Courses:10 Courses
Recommended Completion Time:18 Months
Next Start Date:Every Monday
Classroom Size:One

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.