Bachelor Programs in Psychology

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Psychology

Psychology is the scientific field of study that seeks to understand the human mind and human behavior. It involves studying the inner psyche of humans to understand what drives behavior and actions, and how to help people manage personal psychological issues.

A Bachelor of Psychology degree provides the fundamentals for understanding human behavior. Students of Bachelor of Psychology programs examine the major theorists and their theories that have influenced the field of study, and how these can be applied in practice. Graduates with a Bachelors of Psychology have many options for continuing in their career. They often go on to work in non-profit or non-governmental organizations, they can enter the field of business, or for those that want to be clinicians, they can continue on with their education by pursing a master’s degree.  A Bachelor of Psychology degree can open many doors for students.

If the human mind fascinates you, then a Bachelor of Psychology may be the degree you are searching for. Scroll through the options below and find the program that will fit your individual needs and interests!

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Degree In Psychology Honors

L.U.de.S Lugano Campus
Campus Full time 3 years February 2019 Switzerland Lugano

The graduate student in Psychology Honors (UCM program, MQF 6, 180 ECTS) will be able to ground his specific skills in other fields of knowledge, as required by the current highly complex systems, with particular reference to the rehabilitation area, the economy , of the social. [+]

The graduate student in Psychology Honors (UCM program, MQF 6, 180 ECTS) will be able to ground his specific skills in other fields of knowledge, as required by the current highly complex systems, with particular reference to the rehabilitation area, the economy , of the social.

The Bachelor of Science in UCM Psychology aims to transmit advanced knowledge on psychology as a scientific subject, placing it in the human sciences. It lays the foundations for a dialogue with the related disciplines, such as philosophy, sociology, anthropology, medicine, neuroscience, providing insights for further reflection. Analyzes the experimental method in psychology, the history of the discipline, the main theories and applications. Students thus prepare themselves for an increasingly more organic and specific acquisition of knowledge, with solid interdisciplinary foundations.... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

McMurry University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Abilene

Nationwide, psychology is one of the fastest growing, most popular majors. The same is true of psychology at McMurry University. The knowledge our majors gain is foundational to any career that deals with people and relationships. [+]

Nationwide, psychology is one of the fastest growing, most popular majors. The same is true of psychology at McMurry University. The knowledge our majors gain is foundational to any career that deals with people and relationships. However, at McMurry we don’t simply teach psychology; we model and encourage a commitment to people in the following ways:

Student-centered teaching — Students’ learning and well-being are our top priority. We make time for students, whether in the classroom or in one-on-one conversations. We take great pleasure and pride in helping our students grow intellectually as well as personally.

Interactive learning — We encourage our students to be active participants in their own learning through classroom discussions and computer technology. Our students can participate in hands-on internships where they learn about the use of psychology in the real world. Our faculty members invite students to collaborate in ongoing psychology research projects, and they promote student interaction through Psychology Club activities and get-togethers at faculty members’ homes.... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Washington & Jefferson College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Washington

The Psychology major teaches students to employ empirical methods to learn about behavior and the variables that affect it, in preparation for graduate programs, professional and medical schools, and/or careers in psychology or related fields. Coursework includes, but is not limited to, Experimental, Social and Abnormal Psychology; Physiological Psychology; Sensation and Perception; Drugs and Behavior; and numerous laboratory research courses. Students have the option to complete an emphasis in Human Resource Management and Neuroscience. Additionally, the Child Development and Education major is offered by the Department of Psychology in cooperation with the Department of Education. Students majoring in Child Development and Education may seek teacher certification in Early Childhood (PreK-4) or Upper Elementary (4-8). The Psychology major is associated with the Department of Psychology. A major requires eight courses, including an advanced laboratory, and a minor requires six. [+]

The Psychology major teaches students to employ empirical methods to learn about behavior and the variables that affect it, in preparation for graduate programs, professional and medical schools, and/or careers in psychology or related fields.

Coursework includes, but is not limited to, Experimental, Social and Abnormal Psychology; Physiological Psychology; Sensation and Perception; Drugs and Behavior; and numerous laboratory research courses. Students have the option to complete an emphasis in Human Resource Management and Neuroscience.

Additionally, the Child Development and Education major is offered by the Department of Psychology in cooperation with the Department of Education. Students majoring in Child Development and Education may seek teacher certification in Early Childhood (PreK-4) or Upper Elementary (4-8).... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Northwest Missouri State University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Maryville

Psychology majors at Northwest learn the scientific study of a person’s thoughts and behaviors. Northwest faculty help students understand three core areas: scientific research methods that enhance critical thinking skills, evidence and claims knowledge; insight of an individual’s personal behavior, motives and thought processes; and the understanding of the biological and social factors that contribute to human development, cognitive skills, relationships, and personality. [+]

Psychology majors at Northwest learn the scientific study of a person’s thoughts and behaviors. Northwest faculty help students understand three core areas: scientific research methods that enhance critical thinking skills, evidence and claims knowledge; insight of an individual’s personal behavior, motives and thought processes; and the understanding of the biological and social factors that contribute to human development, cognitive skills, relationships, and personality.

Career Opportunities

More than 94% of students who graduated with a degree in psychology obtained employment or continued their education within six months after graduation. Below is a list of possible job titles:... [-]


Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology

University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Sarasota

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology involves the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. Because of this focus, psychology is relevant to many other areas of study both inside and outside of the social and behavioral sciences. [+]

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology

"In life, particularly in public life, psychology is more powerful than logic." - Ludwig Quidde

Program Overview

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology involves the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. Because of this focus, psychology is relevant to many other areas of study both inside and outside of the social and behavioral sciences.

The Psychology program at U.S.F. Sarasota-Manatee offers students a well-rounded liberal arts education, in addition to providing excellent training for qualified students who wish to pursue graduate work in disciplines such as Clinical, Cognitive, Industrial Psychology, Neuroscience, Education, Gerontology, Counseling, Management, Medicine and Law.... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Messiah College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Mechanicsburg

With a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in psychology from Messiah College, a top private Christian college in the U.S., you'll be well prepared for careers in psychology or to work towards a master’s degree. While earning your bachelor degree in psychology, you can also choose a minor, pursue a double major, study abroad or complete multiple internships. [+]

Psychology at Messiah College

With a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in psychology from Messiah College, a top private Christian college in the U.S., you'll be well prepared for careers in psychology or to work towards a master’s degree. While earning your bachelor degree in psychology, you can also choose a minor, pursue a double major, study abroad or complete multiple internships.

As a psychology major, you’ll choose from a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science psychology degree program. The B.A. prepares you for entry-level psychology positions and grad school. You can also choose to add the clinical concentration to your B.A. degree to prepare you to become a counselor or practice counseling psychology. The B.S. degree might be the right choice for you if you’re interested in working in an area of psychology that has a stronger emphasis on science and math.... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Wilson College
Campus September 2018 USA Chambersburg

Wilson offers an outstanding program of study in psychology that encompasses theory, statistics, research projects and service learning opportunities. [+]

Psychology adopts a rigorous, scientific approach to understanding behaviour - an approach that provides the solid foundation necessary for admission to graduate programs and/or for immediate employment in a myriad of service-based occupations. In addition to courses that introduce students to the major theoretical perspectives in psychology, the major also requires skill-based courses in statistics and research methods and the use of statistical analysis software programs to help the student master the basics of designing empirical research studies. Furthermore, students are required to participate in laboratory work and conduct their own research (there are many additional options for engaging in research and service learning projects). This is, in part, because human behaviour often can be studied best outside of the classroom and because research projects, internships and other types of practical experiences are important preparation for graduate school and careers in the behavioural sciences.... [-]


Bachelor's in Psychology

Cabrini University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Radnor

When you major or minor in Psychology at Cabrini, you will learn about human behavior and how to apply that knowledge to personal, societal, and organizational issues. [+]

When you major or minor in Psychology at Cabrini, you will learn about human behavior and how to apply that knowledge to personal, societal, and organizational issues.

In your core courses, you’ll learn research methodology, get hands-on laboratory experience, and gain assessment and evaluation skills.

Psychology Program Details

A generalist model designed to prepare students for a variety of fields within psychology as well as in related disciplines, the Psychology program places heavy emphasis on preparing students for graduate study and developing those skills necessary to function effectively in a field that is based on empirical research.

As a Psychology major, you'll learn about major research findings, be introduced to the nature of scientific inquiry in the field, and use empirical applications to understand human behavior.... [-]


Psychology

International Accelerator
Campus September 2018 USA Boston

Psychology is the study of the human mind and how it functions. A B.A. in psychology gives students access to the latest knowledge, cutting-edge research, and best practices in the study of human behavior. [+]

Psychology

Have you ever wondered why people take risks when the odds of winning are small? Or why and how our beliefs, values, prejudices, stereotypes are formed or changed? What about why people fail or succeed after they set up new-year resolutions each year? Psychologists try to understand the answers to questions like these in order to improve the quality of human life.

Psychology is the study of the human mind and how it functions. A B.A. in psychology gives students access to the latest knowledge, cutting-edge research, and best practices in the study of human behavior. The psychology program curriculum provides students with the scientific knowledge and tools and the practical experience necessary for a successful career in psychology. The Department of Psychology offers courses ranging from applied to basic science content areas of psychology as well as a variety of specialty courses.... [-]


Psychology

The University of Illinois at Chicago
Campus Full time Part time January 2019 USA Chicago + 1 more

Students interested in an education that emphasizes an understanding of human behavior should consider a major in psychology. Psychology as a major/minor can lead to a broad range of career possibilities. An education that focuses on behavior principles is valuable for anyone whose future involves interacting with others. [+]

Psychology

Students interested in an education that emphasizes an understanding of human behavior should consider a major in psychology. Psychology as a major/minor can lead to a broad range of career possibilities. An education that focuses on behavior principles is valuable for anyone whose future involves interacting with others.

Psychologists pursue careers in such areas as clinical services, health services, business, industry, testing, education, and behavioral research. There are plenty of career opportunities for students with a bachelor’s degree in psychology, particularly in the areas of social work, healthcare, business, and human resources. Career opportunities in some specializations may require a master’s degree, while career opportunities in others require a doctorate. Therefore, students should take time to examine their own interests, values, and goals in addition to job requirements and career options in their area of interest before embarking on an educational journey in psychology.... [-]


Bachelor's programme in Psychology

Radboud University
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Netherlands Nijmegen

The Bachelor in Psychology trains you to take on a range of perspectives on human behaviour, emotions and thoughts. You will gain insight into neurobiological, clinical, developmental and sociocultural psychology in a stimulating and competitive environment. [+]

Bachelor's programme in Psychology

Human behaviour is a source of inspiration and of embarrassment. Why do we humans do what we do? What triggers our thoughts and feelings? Is our behaviour caused by our personality, social environment, or influenced by genes, hormones and neurons?

If you're interested in these questions, studying Psychology in Nijmegen is the right choice for you. That is, if you're not thrown by the idea of reconsidering your views on people, the world and yourself!

As a psychologist you are committed to the quality of life, for individuals, groups, and thus to society. Psychology is about analysing people’s behaviour, thoughts and emotions. In Nijmegen, you'll learn to do so from neurobiological, developmental, clinical, and socio-cultural psychological perspectives.... [-]


Transfer Bachelor in Sociology and Psychology

South Puget Sound Community College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Lacey Olympia + 1 more

How does culture affect economic and political outcomes? Why are criminal rates dropping across the developed world? Why are various forms of inequality increasing? Sociology students explore human interaction and community: they ask how and why do individuals and large groups relate to each other as well as their surroundings. [+]

The Associate in Arts is designed for persons interested in transferring to a four-year college or university. Students who successfully complete degree requirements and elective courses recommended for their specific area of study will transfer to most four-year degree programs with junior standing.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

General education introduces students to the content and methodology of the major areas of knowledge – communication, the humanities and fine arts, the natural sciences, mathematics and the social sciences – and helps them develop the intellectual skills that will make them more effective life-long learners. The College’s general education program intended to meet the transfer requirements of the four-year colleges and universities as outlined in the Intercollegiate Relations Commission Handbook. South Puget Sound Community College prepares recipients of the Associate in Arts degree to:... [-]


Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology (Honours)

United Campus of Malta
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 Malta St. Julian

Psychology is about human beings, it is all around us and touches upon every aspect of our lives. The fascinating degree investigates social behaviour and mind. If you wonder why we act the way we act, what triggers our thoughts and feelings, you are looking at the right fields of studies! [+]

Psychology is about human beings, it is all around us and touches upon every aspect of our lives. The fascinating degree investigates social behaviour and mind. If you wonder why we act the way we act, what triggers our thoughts and feelings, you are looking at the right fields of studies!

Psychology is one of the most varied and dynamic fields of science and the programme will prepare the students for the wide range of opportunities for graduate study and exciting career choices.

With such a wide variety of future possibilities and both practical and theoretical multidisciplinary learning, the graduates will be able to make an informed choice concerning the direction of future fields of study and potential career paths available.... [-]


Bachelor of Arts in Integral Transpersonal Psychology (ITP-BA)

Ubiquity University
Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA Mill Valley

This B.A. program is designed for young people motivated by the spirit of innovation and fresh ideas, who know that they have a present and a future as protagonists, innovators, and cultural creatives. [+]

10 core courses 20 elective courses 5 Self-Mastery courses plus a Self-Mastery Mentor 5 Impact courses plus an Impact Coach Impact Project with pathway from ideation to manifestation

Requirements: high school / secondary school graduation Length: 40 courses Price: US$12,000 This program is offered as a partnership between Ubiquity University and the Integral Transpersonal Institute in Milan, Italy. Welcome to our B.A. Completion Program for a concentration in Psychology. This program is open to all Ubiquity students. Students coming from accredited schools with the equivalent of 75% of a Bachelor Degree qualification may apply for a one year B.A. CAPSTONE of 10 courses. B.A. Capstone students need to take 5 core courses and 5 elective courses to receive a B.A. degree in Psychology from Ubiquity University. All core courses must be taken from the Ubiquity core course list below. All elective courses can be taken from both Ubiquity University and the Integral Transpersonal Institute (ITI) as well as other accredited schools participating in this program in partnership with Ubiquity and ITI. Mission statement To effectively bring integral transpersonal psychology and education to the global community. Vision Integral comes from the Latin integrum, from in, meaning “not” and tang-ere, meaning to touch: not touched, nothing has been taken away, where nothing is missing, full, pure, honest, uncorrupted. The transpersonal approach proposes a new innovative way of thinking which transcends the dualisms of the rational mind and includes the larger eco-field beyond the individual person. It is supported by unitive consciousness, an... [-]


Bachelor in Psychology

Central Methodist University
Online Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Fayette USA Online + 2 more

Does human behavior fascinate you? Do you find yourself analyzing dreams, trying to understand human development, or curious about the way the mind functions? If these subjects interest you, you are a great fit for C.M.U.’s Psychology major. You will learn about emotions, thoughts, and behaviors while building an in-demand skill set that sets you up for success in a rewarding career. [+]

Does human behavior fascinate you? Do you find yourself analyzing dreams, trying to understand human development, or curious about the way the mind functions? If these subjects interest you, you are a great fit for C.M.U.’s Psychology major. You will learn about emotions, thoughts, and behaviors while building an in-demand skill set that sets you up for success in a rewarding career.

About This Program

The Psychology major focuses on research in the fields of abnormal psychology, counseling, social processes, personality, and biological development. As a student in this major, you will have opportunities for practicum experiences and internships. This program is often used as the foundation for graduate studies in fields such as psychology, counseling, ministry, and other areas.... [-]