Explore the mind! Complete your Master of Arts in Psychology online. This graduate degree demonstrates your expertise at applying psychology to your work life.
Dr. Jeral Kirwan is an Assistant Professor and the Program Chair for the Master of Arts in Psychology in the College of Health, Human Services, and Science at Ashford University. He holds a PhD in Educational Psychology and Research; an MS in Educational Psychology, specializing in Adult Education; a Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics and Research in Education; and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Anthropology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.Read his full bio.
Online Psychology Master’s Degree Focus
The Master of Arts in Psychology program guides students though an in-depth exploration of the discipline. At the core of the program is the generalist model, a conceptual framework that emphasizes an understanding of the processes that underlie human experience and behavior, as well as core knowledge, theories, and research in the field of psychology.
Special Terms and Conditions
This program does not lead to certification or licensure. The Master of Arts in Psychology is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology professional. Ashford University does not guarantee that any professional organization will accept a graduate’s application to sit for any exam for the purpose of professional certification or licensure. Students seeking licensure or certification in the field of psychology should carefully research the requirements prior to enrollment. Requirements vary by state. Further, a criminal record may prevent an applicant from obtaining licensure, certification, or employment in this field of study.
Washington Students: This program may not necessarily qualify a student for licensure in Washington State. All Washington students should contact the Health Professions Quality Assurance Division of the Washington Department of Health at 360.236.4700 to inquire about the criteria for licensure.
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The online courses in this graduate curriculum are taught by advanced-degree faculty with real-world experience in the subjects they teach.
If this psychology program fits your personal and professional goals, contact Ashford University at 866.711.1700 to learn more, or request additional information.