Bachelor of Science — Psychology
Make A Difference in the Lives of Others with a Psychology Degree from MACU
The B.S. in Psychology program provides you with an in-depth perspective of human behavior, psychological principles, and an introduction to common psychological issues, synthesizing knowledge from the areas of family life studies, psychology, and sociology with biblical studies and general education coursework to provide a solid foundation for understanding human relations in our complex society. Designed to equip students to positively impact their communities through human service careers within the education, social, government, or medical sectors, this program also lays the groundwork for advanced study in the fields of counseling, clinical psychology, experimental psychology, or industrial/organizational psychology and the pursuit of counseling licensure.
What Will You Learn in Our Psychology Program?
A solid foundation in the understanding of human thought and behavior makes for a great skill set in any career you choose to pursue. You will gain a strong understanding in psychological behavior and the fascinating way God has designed the human mind to develop from childhood to adulthood. With a focus on human behavior and development, you will examine the way psychology affects people and their ability to understand, predict and control human behavior — all important factors in every major market and industry. Human services is a growing field, and your degree from MACU will make it possible for you to take advantage of many job opportunities, including the pursuit of licensure. Some other career paths for Psychology graduates include:
- Case Technician
- Counselor Assistant
- Crisis Hotline Operator
- Human Resources Professional
- Human Services Professional
- Mental Health Technician
- Rehabilitation Assistant
- Youth Counselor
Why Choose MACU?
MACU is dedicated to offering high quality, fully accredited degree programs to every student who desires to learn. We offer convenient, affordable payment plans and strive to keep our tuition rates as some of the lowest among private universities in Oklahoma. Our small classroom sizes allow you to truly get to know your professor and receive individualized instruction, while our rich campus life includes sporting events, weekly chapel services, campus clubs and organizations, community service opportunities, small groups and more.