The 36-hour M.A. in Psychology is designed for students who seek career advancement or who may wish to pursue further doctoral studies in psychology. This degree is also an excellent choice for those who seek personal enrichment and advancement in related fields or who wish to pursue higher learning in psychology as a means to expand one’s learning ability in general.
During the program you will encounter advanced coursework in the field of psychology, as well as a capstone, integrative research-based thesis aimed at preparing the student for understanding research, becoming consumers of research literature, and thinking critically and scientifically.
This degree may be completed fully online. Students may also complete courses in a traditional setting at our Barbourville and London campuses.