Psychology B.A. Online

Overview

The Online Psychology degree program, allows students to develop a strong foundation in the theory and scientific methodology behind psychology, as well as its many practical applications. Students will strengthen their critical thinking and communication skills, and learn how to conduct and analyze basic research. The insights and knowledge acquired will prepare students for financially and personally rewarding careers in fields ranging from business to education, health care to social service.    In addition to strong basic and psychology core courses,the Online B.A. in Psychology gives students the flexibility to explore their academic and career interests in the field. Students will choose from a selection of classes especially designed to build your understanding of themselves and the world around them.

Degree Offered

  • B.S. in Psychology

Contact

Boris Vilic
Dean, College of Continuing Studies
Bart Luedeke Center
609-896-5033
ccs@rider.edu

Program Website: Psychology B.A. Online
Associated College: College of Continuing Studies

Related Programs: 

Core Requirements
See Core Requirements 48-50
Psychology Core
PSY 100Intro To Psychology3
PSY 105Introduction to Research in Psychology3
PSY 201Statistics and Research Design3
Choose one of the following:
PSY 302Research Methods: Cognition4
or psy 303
or psy 335
or psy 336
or psy 340
or psy 350
Psychology Lower Level
Choose four of the following:12
Organizational Psychology
Introduction to Applied Behavior Analysis
Personality
Psychology of Women
Abnormal Psychology
Learning and Memory
Child Development
Youth and Adolescent Development
Cognitive Disabilities
Sensation and Perception
Social Psychology
Biopsychology
Psychology and Law
Sport Psychology
Psychology Upper Level
Choose four of the following:12
Theories of Psychotherapy
Psychological Tests
Play and Imagination
Cognitive Development
Developmental Disabilities
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Health Psychology
Psychology of Peace & Conflict
Drugs and Human Behavior
States of Consciousness
Psychology of the Family
Psychology and Film
Developmental Psychopathology
Psychology of Gender
Aging, Brain, and Cognition
Psychology and Culture
Positive Psychology
Death, Dying and Suicide
Special Topics in Psychology
Capstone Course
Choose one of the following:3
Senior Seminar
Independent Research and Study
Internship in Psychology
Free Electives32-34
Total Credits120

Program Requirements

Courses and Descriptions