Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Bachelor's in Psychology Online

Adopt a scientific approach to understanding and evaluating behavior and mental processes.

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Learn from prominent scholars and professionals in the field.
Small class sizes encourage engagement with professors and peers to expand your learning.
Take the opportunity to study in graduate-level courses while you pursue your bachelor's degree.

Psychology, B.A. Overview

In the University of West Florida’s online Psychology program, you will learn to apply psychological science to explain human behavior and mental processes. In this undergraduate program, you will learn to think like scientists as you seek to understand and develop solutions to problems in the world.

With a strong emphasis on preparing you for a multitude of career path options, you will develop essential skills valued by employers. You will explore career opportunities within the field of psychology, and tailor learning based on your chosen career path. You will be able to shape your skill development as you progress through our online program while mastering the fundamentals of psychology needed to be successful.

Psychology graduates may work in a variety of settings and will be ready to pursue work in schools, hospitals, or other industries. In addition, you will also be prepared to pursue graduate or professional degrees and can continue your education in graduate school.

Candidates for This Program Include:

  • Students returning to college to complete their degree
  • Students considering a wide range of career opportunities and possibilities who want an emphasis on skill development

You Will Be Able To:

  • Analyze or solve behavioral questions using psychological methods
  • Develop strong research capabilities
  • Strengthen oral skills and communicate clearly and professionally in both written and oral work
  • Explore career options and focus learning and skill development based on a chosen career plan