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Psychology Online

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Get the credentials you need to advance your career. The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree helps equip you with the skills you need to progress to graduate school or pursue a career in a variety of fields. Get the credentials you need to take your career in an exciting new direction. 


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Available Majors, Minors, and Concentrations

Psychology is the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes. The Psychology major teaches you how to apply psychological knowledge in a variety of issues encountered in everyday life. You will be better equipped to understand yourself and the world around you through courses that nurture critical thinking and skeptical inquiry. Academic exploration combined with applied learning creates a rich learning experience in the program. You will build a solid foundation in psychological principles and scientific inquiry that will prepare you for a wide variety of careers and/or graduate studies. 

 

IMPORTANT DATES & DEADLINES

Click here to view the complete academic calendar for 2019-2020.

 

FALL 2019    

Subterm 1

 

 

August 19 - October 9

Labor Day

No classes September 2

August 15, 2019

 

 

Subterm 2

 

 

 

October 14 - December 5

Thanksgiving Break

No classes

November 28-29

August 15, 2019

 

 

 

SPRING 2020    

Subterm 1

 

 

January 6 - February 26

MLK, Jr. Day

No classes January 20

December 5, 2019

 

 

Subterm 2

 

 

March 2 - April 22

Good Friday

No classes April 10

December 5, 2019

 

 

SUMMER 2020    

Subterm 1

 

 

May 4 - June 24

Memorial Day

No classes May 25

December 5, 2019

 

 

Subterm 2

 

 

June 29 - August 19

Independence Day

No classes July 4

December 5, 2019

 

 


CURRICULUM PLAN

 

The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology is an online degree-completion program designed for students who are transferring at least 45 credits to Newberry College to complete their undergraduate degree. Because an associate of arts degree will fulfill all but the religion course for the Newberry Online Liberal Arts Core, students should consider completing their two-year degree before transferring into the Newberry online degree-completion program. Newberry Online courses are 7.5 weeks per subterm with two subterms per trimester. Students can take a maximum of 15 credits per term (two subterms). 

 

SAMPLE COURSE LIST -- PSYCHOLOGY ONLINE

 

COL 110: Online Academic Success

PSY 120: General Psychology

PSY 220: Research Methods

PSY 230: Development Psychology

PSY 231: Abnormal Psychology 

​PSY 236: Social Psychology

PSY 300: History and Systems

PSY 312 Applied Psychology

PSY 350: Learning and Memory

PSY 360: Cognitive Psychology 

PSY 370: Physiological Psychology

PSY 400: Ethics in Psychology (1 credit)*

PSY 402: Advanced Research Experience in Psychology (2 credits)*

SSC 230: Introduction to Statistics for Social Scientists 

 

APPLY FOR ADMISSION



Requirements

Work with your program advisor to review your transfer credit evaluation using the Program Completion Roadmap, to ensure you have the correct distribution of courses. You can record previously completed courses for which we’ve granted credit, and plan the remainder of your course requirements. 

Psychology Online Tuition (Effective May 2019 to May 2020)

Completion Track Courses     

$395 per credit hour

 

Psychology Online Expenses 

Application fee – No fee to apply at Newberry College

Student Services fees – Included in your tuition

Course Resource fee – Included in your tuition

Testing fees – Included in your tuition

Books and Supplies – Varies by course requirements; approximately $100 -- $300 per course

Transcript fees (transferring schools) – Varies by institution, typically $20 - $30 per school.

 

Financial Aid

You may be eligible for tuition assistance through the South Carolina Tuition Grant. We encourage you to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at https://fafsa.ed.gov

 

Newberry College school code:  003440

  • You must have at least 45 hours of previously earned credit to transfer into a Newberry Online degree-completion program.
  • Complete the Online Programs application for admission.
  • Have official transcripts sent from all academic institutions from which we will be considering credits for transfer.
  • Review your free credit evaluation and complete your Degree Completion Roadmap with your program advisor so you’ll know exactly where you stand now and what comes next.

APPLY FOR ADMISSION

Our admission counselors are ready to answer questions and walk you through the application process.

Call 1.800.845.4955 or email admission@newberry.edu to request more information.

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