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Degree Overview

North Greenville University’s (NGU) Bachelor of Science in Psychology-Applied addresses a wide range of topics in the field of behavioral science and can be beneficial to many different career paths. Subjects include Human Growth and Development, Social Psychology, Counseling as well as the Foundation of Christian Psychology. Faculty work closely with students and provide insights into the contemporary theory and biblical applications relevant to the field of psychology. For class scheduling flexibility, NGU offers both full time and part-time program options.

Degree Objectives

Upon completion of the Psychology-Applied degree, you will have a vast understanding of the field of psychology and counseling. In addition, you will be effectively prepared in oral and written communication, research methodology, and demonstrate critical thinking. For professions in counseling, students are equipped for graduate degree programs.

Online | Blended Programs

100% online, flexible class format to accommodate your busy schedule. And, for select courses, you will have the opportunity to complete your class online or supplement the online component with a blended learning environment for weekly on campus or virtual (real-time) class sessions.

  • Online
  • On Campus
  • Blended
  • 14 Avg. online class size
  • 8 Weeks per term
  • 5 Start dates per year

Degree Curriculum

Each class is designed to deepen your understanding and well-being of the whole person. You will spend much of your time interviewing individuals and professionals, visiting working therapeutic groups, developing your portfolio, and participating in internships.

To learn more about the Psychology-Applied degree, connect with NGU through “Request Info”.

Sample Courses

Course TitleCreditsClass Formats
Introduction to Counseling3Online, Blended
Human Growth & Development3Online, Blended
Foundations of Christian Psychology3Online, Blended
Research methods in Psychology3Online, Blended
Statistics for Behavioral Sciences3Online, Blended