The Master of Arts in Psychology blends scientific theory and principles with academic research and applicable skills that are sought by industry professionals. This online degree program emphasizes the factors related to human behavior including lifespan development, social and cultural diversity, assessment, personality, and psychopathology. Through the online classroom, you will interact with peers and instructors who share your passion for psychology and for enhancing human mental health and well-being. This online psychology program should not be considered a terminal degree in the field, but rather is designed to prepare you for doctoral or other graduate studies while further developing the knowledge and skills needed to achieve career advancement. Program Courses The curriculum for this program follows industry trends to help ensure relevancy to today's marketplace. View all courses. Program Objectives In addition to the institutional and degree level learning objectives, graduates of this program are expected to achieve these learning outcomes: Examine historical and contemporary trends occurring across multiple domains of theory, research, and practice within the field of psychology. Apply core concepts of psychology to normal and abnormal individual, social, cultural, and organizational functioning. Construct discipline-relevant research proposals.