Explore the human mind

Why Should I study Psychology?

Together, we deep dive into how people individually and collectively develop, cope and thrive in the modern world. You will study psychological theories, apply them to your own life and consider ways that you can take what you learn to better the world through action.

Is Psychology for me?

Available: On-campus or Online
Course Length: 8 weeks
Time to Complete: 4 Years*
一道本不卡免费高清Total No. of Credits: 120*

一道本不卡免费高清*Estimation may change due to transfer credits awards and/or pace.

What will I Learn in this Program?

一道本不卡免费高清Our curriculum covers a broad case of topics within the psychology field, including:

  • Lifespan development
  • Abnormal behavior
  • Positive psychology
  • Stress and well-being
  • Health psychology
  • Forgiveness

Our Jesuit approach to education develops you as a whole person. We build your theoretical knowledge of psychology through traditional learning, we tap into your own insights and wisdom through reflection, and we build your skills through application. This approach prepares your mind and your heart for a host of careers that develop positive environments and outcomes for yourself and others.

Accreditation

一道本不卡免费高清Regis University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission.

What Careers Can I Pursue with this Degree?

There are many opportunities that may be open to you after finishing this degree, including careers in:

  • Public Health
  • Hospitals and Health Care
  • Assisted Living
  • Counseling
  • Chaplaincy
  • Medical Consulting
  • Human Resources
  • Social Work
  • Health and Human Services
  • Substance Abuse Treatment and Prevention
  • Education
  • Advocacy
  • Leadership
  • Research

一道本不卡免费高清Some of the careers in psychology require advanced study. An undergraduate B.S. degree in Applied Psychology from Regis University also lays the foundation for you to continue your education through graduate study in:

Program Requirements

General Core Studies (45 credit hours)

Students must complete the required number of credits in the areas of Oral and Written Communication, English Composition, Humanities, Global Issues, Social and Natural Sciences, Math, Philosophy and Religious Studies.
Foundational Courses (18 credit hours)
MT 270  Introduction to Statistics
PY 250 General Psychology
PY 469 Lifespan Development
PY 470 Psychology of Personality
PY 471 Abnormal Psychology
PY 481 Brain and Behavior

Advanced Major Requirements (27 credit hours)

PY 440 Professional Ethics in Psychology
CAP 495B Capstone Comprehensives, Applied Psychology

Select 21 credit hours from the following:

PY 414  Positive Psychology 
PY 415  Health Psychology 
PY 416  Understanding Trauma and PTSD 
PY 441  Social Psychology 
PY 462  Behavior and Stress Management
PY 463  Psychology of Intimate Relationships
PY 464  Conservation Psychology
PY 480 Forgiving Others, Forgiving Ourselves
PY 491  Philosophy and the Psychology of Religion
PY 496H  Special Topics in Psychology: Addictive Behavior

Optional Minor (12 credit hours)

Students can select any approved minor through the College of Contemporary Liberal Studies, Anderson College of Business, College of Computer & Information Sciences or Regis College.

General Electives (18-30 credit hours)

一道本不卡免费高清If a minor is completed: 21 credit hours

If a minor is not completed: 33 credit hours
TOTAL DEGREE REQUIREMENTS: 120 credit hours

Please note: For official program requirements based on academic year, please refer to the academic catalog.

Download a printable fact sheet with program details.

How to Apply

一道本不卡免费高清Take the next step in your Regis experience and connect with a Regis admissions counselor for information and assistance.

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Students with prior college credit, military credit, professional licenses or certificates or several years of work experience may be able to translate this experience directly into college credit.

一道本不卡免费高清Your admissions counselor will help evaluate your prior learning credit, provide information regarding financial aid and tuition assistance, recommend courses and help you get started with the application process.

AT A MINIMUM, APPLICANTS SEEKING A BACHELOR'S DEGREE FROM THE COLLEGE OF CONTEMPORARY LIBERAL STUDIES MUST POSSESS:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent (from a regionally accredited high school)

Application Process:

  1. Complete the online undergraduate application (select accelerated, online, or evening application)
  2. Request official transcripts from accredited institutions that you have previously attended. Download the . Official transcripts are those that come directly from one college or university to another college or university. Official transcripts should be requested at time of application to Regis.
  3. Additional admission requirements apply to international students who are non-U.S. citizens.

For information on transferring previously earned college credits, please review our Transfer Student Information. You are encouraged to submit unofficial transcripts for a no-cost evaluation while you wait for your official transcripts to arrive at Regis.

Please remember: Applications that are incomplete and/or missing information will NOT be processed. You are encouraged to apply at least four to six weeks in advance of your desired start date to ensure class availability. Applications received within two to three weeks prior to each start date will be considered if class availability exists. Visit the academic calendar to view start dates.

NON DEGREE-SEEKING APPLICANTS SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:

  • Complete the online undergraduate non-degree application
  • Pay the $50.00 application fee
  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Possess transferable college credit from a regionally accredited college or university
  • No official transcripts are necessary. The writing skills placement essay is not required.

Visit our Cost of Tuition page to see the tuition and fee schedule.

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