BA in Psychology

Explore how the human mind shapes our decisions and actions.

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Overview

The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology teaches you how to look at human behavior from an analytical perspective, blending practical skills with critical-thinking abilities. Diagnosis and treatment of psychological disorders, assessment of learning disabilities, and racial and gender identity development are some of the many issues you will study in depth. You’ll learn foundational concepts that contribute to the study of how we think and act as individuals, and interact as groups and societies.

What You'll Learn

In our BA in Psychology program, offered 100% online, you will focus on diverse topics such as human development, prejudice, aggression, health and social interaction. Through the examination of a variety of theoretical approaches and well-known studies, you will learn how to blend practical skills with critical-thinking abilities.

​Featured Courses:

  • Social Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
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Accreditation

New England College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), the nation’s oldest accrediting association, through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Careers

The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology program will help you develop your critical-thinking and analytical skills, providing you with a base of knowledge for a wide range of career paths in this growing field, including:​


Time to Complete

4

Credits Per Course

7

Weeks Per Course

30

Total Courses

4

Years to Complete

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Discover what makes New England College different from any other school, and learn more about our program offerings, tuition and the advantages of online learning.

Discover what makes New England College different from any other school, and learn more about our program offerings, tuition and the advantages of online learning.

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