online Master Of Arts for Psychology Professionals

Individuals wishing to advance their level of knowledge and expertise in the diverse field of psychology can earn a quality Master of Arts in Psychology entirely online at our university.

This rigorous program blends scientific principles, academic research, and applicable skills that are sought by industry professionals. Students learn classical and fundamental schools of thought and they gain contemporary insight into the workings of the human mind by exploring developmental, organizational, and abnormal psychology. Students interact with peers and instructors who share their same passion for psychology and for enhancing human mental health and well-being.

Whether you're new or you're currently working in the fields of psychology, counseling, law, human services, education or organizational development, this online graduate program offers foundational knowledge of complex human interactions and behaviors.

Our university's Master of Arts in Psychology online degree is also ideal for working professionals seeking a foundational graduate-level degree in preparation for obtaining a terminal degree related to psychology. In addition, students interact with experienced scholar-practitioners, many who are leaders in their profession and teach theoretical and relevant principles of psychology used in practice today.

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Annual Tuition & Fees Chart Annual estimates of undergraduate and graduate costs with and without military grant. WITH MILITARY GRANT WITHOUT GRANT Undergraduate (30 credits annually) Graduate (18 credits annually) $8,000 $8,600 $6,150 $6,600 Our tuitionper credit hour $250 Our tuitionper credit hour $270 Our tuitionper credit hour $325 Our tuitionper credit hour $350

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