Bachelor of Science in Psychology
Explore the Mind with a Degree in Psychology
A degree in psychology gives you the opportunity to delve into the mind and sets you up for success in a variety of fields.
As students work towards their Bachelor of Science in Psychology through MACU’s dynamic degree program, they will gain the knowledge of major psychological ideas and practices through dynamic lectures, coursework, case studies, self-exploration studies and research. Students are taught a broad interest across several different psychology-related fields.
This degree program provides students with an in-depth perspective of human behavior, development and psychological principles, as well as an introduction to common psychological issues. An internship opportunity is included in the degree program, offering students the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in the career field they wish to pursue.
Why MACU is Your Choice for a Bachelor of Science in Psychology
MACU’s Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Ethics teaches theoretical and applicable psychological principles from a Christian perspective, giving graduates skills that are applicable to almost any career.
Not only does the Psychology and Ethics degree program at MACU teach students knowledge — it also teaches character. An intentional focus is put not only on what students will become after graduation but also on who they will become.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Ethics from MACU, students will be prepared for a career in a variety of fields, including education, social, government and medical agencies, or to proceed to graduate school. This program additionally lays the groundwork for advanced study in the field and the pursuit of counseling licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).
Careers Opportunities for Graduates of the B.S. in Psychology Program
- Advertising Agent
- Career Counselor
- Case Manager
- Childcare Worker
- Laboratory Assistant
- Loan Officer
- Marketing Researcher
- Probation and Parole Officer
- Psychiatric Technician
- Rehabilitation Specialist
- Sales Representative
- Social Service Specialist
MACU’s Counseling degree was recently recognized by Study.com as one of the Best Online Counseling Degree Programs in the U.S. for educational excellence, affordability, faculty quality and more. Study.com also applauded MACU’s accelerated learning format, particularly in combination with our Life Experience Program. In addition to helping adult learners earn their online degree quickly, Study.com also noted the variety of emphasis programs available at MACU, allowing students to prepare for licensure through coursework, practicum and internship opportunities.