BS - General Psychology
Develop an understanding of human learning, emotions, and behaviors with this BS in Psychology specialization, designed around the American Psychological Association (APA) Guidelines for the Undergraduate Psychology Major. You will also learn skills in research, writing, problem solving, and synthesizing and evaluating information, which are valued in a wide range of professions beyond psychology. Successful graduates of this program are prepared to continue their studies at the graduate level or pursue careers in a variety of fields that employ psychological knowledge and skills, including public service, law enforcement, business, sales, market research, health care, and social services.
An enrollment counselor can help you determine whether previous course work may transfer into our degree programs. Non-classroom learning may also be eligible for credit through our Prior Learning Assessment Process.
BS/MS in Psychology Option
Set your sights higher while you earn your bachelor's degree. In Capella's Combined BS/MS Psychology Option, you could start earning master's level credits during your bachelor's program. Once you earn 100 undergraduate quarter credits, you may be eligible for Capella's Combined BS/MS in Psychology Option, which can save you more than $4,500 over the cost of pursuing each degree separately and cut up to 2 quarters off your time to MS degree completion.
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