Online Degree Program
Are you interested in learning about the mind and human behavior? Psychology is a fascinating study that will also give you a foundation of knowledge and skills you can apply to many different careers.
Our online degree in psychology focuses on cultural diversity and its effect on health and well-being — offering a cross-cultural perspective that is unique in the field and provides strong preparation for today’s jobs.
You’ll have a variety of opportunities to engage in practicum experiences and take part in professional conferences. Our online psychology program is also distinguished by opportunities for mentored research and community service.
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Why Study Psychology at UAF?
Majors in psychology develop a deep understanding of the science of psychology while also learning about issues of diversity in the modern world. Here are more highlights of our online psychology program.
What Can You Do With a Psychology Degree?
Psychology is a versatile degree that can take you in a lot of different directions. You’ll develop strong communication and critical thinking skills, and appreciation for diverse viewpoints. You’ll also learn how to conduct research, and work as part of a team.
Requirements for the Online Psychology Degree
As a psychology major, you’ll take a series of required courses that include Introduction to Psychology, Research Methods and a capstone Seminar. The second part of the degree explores five core areas of psychology, with classes in research, social, biological, psychological and diversity perspectives. Next you’ll have an opportunity to focus your interests by choosing a set of psychology electives.
We offer both a B.A. and a B.S. in psychology. Both degrees require the same course work in psychology but vary in the depth of math and science in other disciplines.
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Transferring to UAF? We can walk you through the process and help make sure you get the most out of the credits you’ve earned.