Master of Science (MS) in Psychology
General Psychology Specialization
School of Psychology
This specialization allows learners to gain a broad introduction to the field of psychology. Learners can use their elective courses to gain new knowledge in any discipline area within psychology or take courses from the Schools of Human Services, Education, and Business and Technology. You may choose this online master's degree as an opportunity to explore the curriculum prior to advanced doctoral studies within a specific area of interest.
Residency requirements: None
Note: Master's degree requirements in this program do not prepare graduates for licensure as a professional counselor or psychologist.
Three Elective Courses:
Choose from graduate courses, excluding 8000-level psychology testing courses, practicum, and internship. - 15 credits
Note: Courses without a PSY designation may be worth fewer than 5 credits. Learners must carefully plan their elective courses to ensure that total credit requirements are met.
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