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Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Explore the depths of human behavior! With your Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree from Ashford University, you will better understand human beings, their motivations, emotions, and thought processes. Use the knowledge you gain to help businesses and organizations make lasting and meaningful impact in their practices and endeavors.

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What you will learn

Your Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree focuses on the study of human behavior and mental processes. With this degree, you can understand how human behavior impacts the dynamics of a business or organization. This knowledge allows you to provide the value and contribution that modern-day organizations are seeking in their employees. Upon completion of the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree program, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate breadth of psychological knowledge
  • Analyze information and data with scientific thinking
  • Defend ethics, social justice, and diversity
  • Illustrate professional communication skills
  • Apply professional skills to career planning and success

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Your Courses in Psychology

Your curriculum will encompass subjects like physiology, human development, group dynamics, research and statistics, as well as current therapies and theories.

Introductory Courses
To help students acclimate to the online classroom, you may be required to complete Introductory Course requirements. Learn more about Introductory Courses.

Major Course Requirements (36 credits, all courses are 3 credits.)

BA in Psychology

Discover the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. In this video, Dr. Eric Klein, explains what you can expect to learn during this degree program and how it will prepare you for a rewarding career in psychology.

Careers in Psychology

Many students choose to use their Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree as a foundation to support their graduate studies in psychology or pursue careers in any number of fields. Take a look at your potential career options.

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Are you currently a licensed RN?

This program requires you to be a current licensed registered nurse. Please check out other programs to reach your education goals such as the BA in Health and Wellness.