Distance learning Bachelor of Science Degree in Social Sciences

Find Distance learning Bachelor of Science Programs in Social Sciences 2018

Students enrolled in a university can pursue a BSc or Bachelor of Science degree.  This is a popular undergraduate study program that can help students gain valuable skills for the workplace or additional educational pursuits.

 

Courses in the social sciences prepare students to engage within human society. Through courses such as economics, political science, anthropology, sociology, history, and psychology, students may gain a better understanding of how the world around them works.

Distance learning is a method of delivering education to students who are not physically present on campus. Various studies have shown that distance learning programmes can be as efficient and effective as conventional classroom programmes sometimes even better!

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B.S. in Counseling Psychology

Toccoa Falls College
Campus or Online Full time 126 hours September 2018 USA Toccoa Falls

A degree in Counseling Psychology prepares you for service within the community, the church and the family through the ministry of counseling. The Counseling Psychology Department combines the concepts of psychology and the skills of counseling within the principles of Scripture and then integrates them into practical application. The integration of one’s faith into the workplace is a challenge to all Christians, but especially for counselors who are sought out by those seeking personal changes. [+]

A degree in Counseling Psychology prepares you for service within the community, the church and the family through the ministry of counseling. The Counseling Psychology Department combines the concepts of psychology and the skills of counseling within the principles of Scripture and then integrates them into practical application. The integration of one’s faith into the workplace is a challenge to all Christians, but especially for counselors who are sought out by those seeking personal changes.

As a student, you will receive an academic preparation in foundational psychological and counseling concepts, intellectual preparation through advanced studies of theory and philosophy of persons and relationships, and professional preparation in counseling laboratory and practicum events. You are also encouraged to seek emotional wholeness and spiritual maturity, realizing healthy persons make better counselors.... [-]


Human Services, Bachelor's Degree

Monroe College
Campus or Online Full time 2 years January 2018 USA New Rochelle Bronx + 1 more

Our Human Services degrees develop practitioners who are educated, ethical thinkers who can apply their knowledge to serving others in various aspects of society. Human services professionals work with both children and adults who are undergoing crisis or chronic situations. They are needed in a variety of settings, such as social service agencies, mental health and substance abuse treatment facilities, domestic abuse shelters, community centers, and more. [+]

Overview

Our Human Services degrees develop practitioners who are educated, ethical thinkers who can apply their knowledge to serving others in various aspects of society. Human services professionals work with both children and adults who are undergoing crisis or chronic situations. They are needed in a variety of settings, such as social service agencies, mental health and substance abuse treatment facilities, domestic abuse shelters, community centers, and more.

The Associate Degree in Human Services prepares students for entry level positions in this rewarding field. Students in the Associate program receive real-world experience by completing a supervised field placement. The Bachelor’s degree in Human Services builds on this with an additional field placement, giving students even more hands-on experience in the field. Bachelor’s students graduate with the knowledge and skills necessary to seek employment in a variety of management and leadership. Graduates of both programs are professionals who can meet the needs of diverse communities with integrity and sensitivity, and are prepared for further education and lifetime learning.... [-]


BSW in Social Work

Northern Arizona University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 4 years September 2018 USA Flagstaff + 1 more

This program at Northern Arizona University is focused on practice with rural and Indigenous populations of the Southwest; addressing poverty, structural racism, and oppression; providing leadership in promoting human rights and social and economic justice; and service with vulnerable and underserved populations. [+]

The social work profession is dedicated to enhancing human well-being and to help meet the basic human needs of all people, with particular attention to the needs and empowerment of people who are vulnerable, oppressed, and living in poverty. The intent of this program is to educate competent generalist social workers for practice with diverse populations and multi-level social systems while developing skills for facilitating the planned change process.

This program at Northern Arizona University is focused on practice with rural and Indigenous populations of the Southwest; addressing poverty, structural racism, and oppression; providing leadership in promoting human rights and social and economic justice; and service with vulnerable and underserved populations.... [-]


B.S. Business Psychology

Palo Alto University
Campus or Online Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Palo Alto USA Online + 1 more

Palo Alto University's B.S. Business Psychology program is a two-year college transfer program designed for students interested in the behavioral aspects of business operations and management. [+]

B.S. Business Psychology

Online and on-campus options for transfer students to complete their degree in two years.

Palo Alto University's B.S. Business Psychology program is a two-year college transfer program designed for students interested in the behavioral aspects of business operations and management.

The curriculum balances foundational studies in strategic business practices, psychology and the social sciences. Graduates are well-rounded professionals with business and interpersonal skills that prepare them to start or advance their careers or to pursue graduate studies. The Business Psychology degree prepares graduates for careers in human resources, sales and marketing, customer service, and project and people management.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Peru State College
Campus or Online Full time September 2018 USA USA Online Peru

The Psychology major prepares students for graduate study as well as for careers where strong human services skills are necessary. [+]

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

The Psychology major prepares students for graduate study as well as for careers where strong human services skills are necessary. Students may take approved Provisional Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (PLADC) courses which are indicated with an asterisk (*) below. To earn the PLADC credential, in addition to completing the required courses, students must complete 300 hours of supervised field experience and pass the required examination. PLADC classes are only offered on campus due to State Licensing regulations.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates will be able to:

Demonstrate a knowledge base in psychology that includes key concepts, theories, findings and trends. Demonstrate an understanding of research methods in psychology, including how to design studies and analyze and interpret data. Demonstrate the use of critical thinking skills, especially in application of critical thinking to psychological issues. Demonstrate the ability and predisposition to apply psychology to relevant personal and social issues. Demonstrate an understanding of psychology’s values, including but not limited to gaining comfort with ambiguity, considering evidence, and adhering to ethical principles in teaching, research, and practice. Demonstrate the use of technology to evaluate the quality and credibility of information obtained from a variety of sources. Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in writing using APA format, in presenting, and interpersonally. Demonstrate an awareness of and sensitivity to multicultural issues. Demonstrate the ability to use psychology to improve one’s self. Demonstrate how to develop a realistic plan for how psychology will inform one’s future career plans. Core Classes:... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

College of Coastal Georgia
Campus or Online Full time September 2018 USA Brunswick

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology is designed for students who want to make a difference in the lives of others or prepare for careers emphasizing basic or applied research. [+]

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

OUR GENERAL CONCENTRATION WILL BE OFFERED AT CAMDEN CENTER!

Our General Concentration emphasis on basic and applied research and preparation for continued education at the graduate level is now more convenient to Camden County residents than ever before! Advancements in distance-learning technology are enabling us for the first time to offer the full complement of courses in the General Concentration at Camden Center. Courses will be available completely on-site, completely on-line, live-streamed in real time between the Brunswick campus and Camden Center, and in the "hybrid" (combination of on-site and on-line) format. This fall Dr. Drew will be teaching Psychology of Adjustment at Camden Center, Dr. Culley will be live-streaming Community Psychology between the Brunswick campus and Camden Center, and Dr. Pope is excited to be teaching his Personality Theories course (also live-streamed between Brunswick and Camden Center). OUR HUMAN SERVICES CONCENTRATION IS NOW OFFERED COMPLETELY ON-LINE! Beginning this fall, it will be possible to complete a CCGA Psychology degree completely on-line. Our Human Services concentration has been redesigned to be more convenient than ever! New course offerings include an on-line Research Methods course specifically for Human Services majors, as well as a new Behavior Analysis course to open up even more career possibilities! We're also offering an elective Psychology Internship for the first time ever! Program Overview ... [-]

Bachelor of Science Psychology

Lynn University
Campus or Online Full time September 2018 USA Boca Raton

As you're working towards your Bachelor's in Psychology from Lynn, you can participate alongside faculty in their research. You can have your work published in academic journals. You can travel around the country to speak at regional and national conferences. [+]

As you're working towards your Bachelor's in Psychology from Lynn, you can participate alongside faculty in their research. You can have your work published in academic journals. You can travel around the country to speak at regional and national conferences.

You can become an expert in your field.

These opportunities are the kinds of things usually reserved for graduate students—but at Lynn, you can do it all while earning your Bachelor of Science in Psychology.

Starting with the basics, you’ll grasp the foundational concepts of psychology and the art of counseling. You’ll apply theoretical knowledge in every class, and you’ll work with psychologists and agencies within the community to get a full understanding of the field.... [-]


Psychology

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus or Online Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Richmond

Many opportunities for students to collaborate with faculty on research projects on a broad range of topics [+]

Degree Options

On-Campus Degrees

B.S. in Psychology (General Concentration) B.S. in Psychology (Brain & Cognitive Sciences Concentration) B.S. in Psychology (Child & Family Psychology Concentration) B.S. in Psychology (Developmental Disabilities/Autism Spectrum Disorders Concentration) B.S. in Psychology (Forensic Psychology Concentration) B.S. in Psychology (Substance Abuse Concentration) B.S. in Psychology (Psychology of the Workplace Concentration) Minor in Psychology

Online Degrees

B.S. in Psychology Who Would be Interested in Psychology? Students planning a career in mental health or social services Students preparing for professional schools or graduate school in psychology and related disciplines Students interested in understanding human behavior and developing insight into their own and others' behavior Students preparing for careers that require creative problem-solving, critical thinking, and the ability to apply psychological principles to their personal, social, and organizational life Why Psychology? Many opportunities for students to collaborate with faculty on research projects on a broad range of topics Extensive co-op program and clinical practicum opportunities Opportunity to learn from award-winning faculty and recognized scholars, all committed to student success Flexible curriculum that allows students to focus on their specialized interests while gaining a solid foundation in psychology What Are the Requirements to be Admitted to the Program? ... [-]

Homeland Security

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus or Online Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Richmond

The Homeland Security program was established in 2007 in response to the nation's growing homeland security needs and issues. [+]

Degree Options

On-Campus Degrees

B.S. in Homeland Security Certificate in Intelligence Studies M.S. in Safety, Security & Emergency Management with concentrations in Homeland Security and Emergency Management

Online Degrees

B.S. in Homeland Security Associates of General Studies with Homeland Security concentration Associates of General Studies with Security Management concentration Certificate in Homeland Security* Certificate in Emergency Management* Certificate in Intelligence Studies Certificate in Intelligence and Security Operations M.S. in Safety, Security & Emergency Management with concentrations in Homeland Security and Emergency Management ... [-]

BSc Social Psychology

Park University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA Parkville Kansas City + 1 more

Social Psychology blends the strengths of psychology and sociology. It studies the "person in the situation," and integrates knowledge about individual, group, and organizational processes. Social psychology trains you to see yourself, others, and the cultures and societies we live in more clearly, critically, and completely. [+]

Social Psychology blends the strengths of psychology and sociology. It studies the "person in the situation," and integrates knowledge about individual, group, and organizational processes. Social psychology trains you to see yourself, others, and the cultures and societies we live in more clearly, critically, and completely.

Bachelor of Science in Social Psychology

Offered face-to-face on the Parkville campus, in the Kansas City area as an accelerated program, online, and as an extended learning program on select campuses.

Social Psychology is an adaptable major that trains students for a wide range of career options, and it is personally useful in every facet of your life beyond mere employment. It equips you with a set of tools useful for a wide range of careers in business and industry, government, applied social research, data analysis and interpretation, policy and program implementation, the helping and service professions, or continued graduate study in psychology or sociology. The B.S. degree requires a minimum of 120 total credit hours to graduate. ... [-]


Bachelor of Science, International Relations

University College Of The Caribbean
Campus or Online Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2018 Jamaica Kingston + 1 more

This degree is designed to equip students with sufficient knowledge of international relations to understand the international dimensions of their chosen field. [+]

Bachelor of Science, International Relations (University of London)

This degree is designed to equip students with sufficient knowledge of international relations to understand the international dimensions of their chosen field; provide a framework for understanding the international aspects of problems such as environmental degradation and economic globalization; and help students gain a critical understanding of the core literature and main theoretical issues in the field of international relations.

Duration

3 years - 4 years

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