Earning an Online Masters of Psychology

When you enroll in an online masters of psychology degree program, you'll be able to balance your active life with studies in a professional field that has broad and exciting career options. Whether you want to participate at the cutting edge of research or simply help people cope with difficulties and prosper in their personal lives, the online masters of psychology degree provides a flexible, accelerated career education.

Majors and Course Content

Unlike campus-based programs, an online masters of psychology degree program allows you to work at your own pace, integrating your studies with practical experience. You won't compromise your current work or family routines while mastering the skills you'll need to succeed in clinical psychology, child psychology, marriage and family counseling, vocational and career counseling, cognitive psychology, addictions treatment, or depth psychology.

Since psychology is all about communication, an online masters of psychology degree program won't isolate you from professors and fellow students. Active online discussions, streaming lectures, collaborative research labs, and email exchanges build a lifelong community of colleagues in the psychology professions.

Online psychology coursework often includes a thorough historical and theoretical overview of psychology, counseling, and psychotherapy. Students learn advanced research skills, practical therapeutic applications, and fundamental analysis of human behavior, mental illnesses, thought processes and disorders, addictions, and learning disabilities.

Psychology Careers

The Department of Labor reports that the masters-level degree in psychology has become the basic educational requirement for work in the field. Whether you intend to enter the practice immediately, or move ahead into a PhD program in psychology, an online masters of psychology degree program provides a solid foundation for a lifelong pursuit.

Online Master's Degree in Psychology Programs

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Liberty University

100% Online & No Standardized Testing

  • Applied Psychology: Developmental Psychology
  • Applied Psychology: Industrial Organizational Psychology
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University of the Rockies

Join the community of thought leaders at University of the Rockies. Pursue your graduate degree from the University’s School of Professional Psychology or School of Organizational Leadership.

  • MA in Psychology, General Psychology
  • MA in Psychology, Health and Wellness Psychology
  • MA in Psychology, Sport and Performance Psychology Specialization
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Sacred Heart University - Online

Sacred Heart University Online 

  • MSAP - General Track
  • Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Community Psychology
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Northcentral University

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Master of Science in Health Psychology
  • Master of Science in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Master of Science in Child and Adolescent Developmental Psychology
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Saint Xavier University

Saint Xavier University, Chicago’s oldest Catholic university, has a long history of educating students to prepare them for professional success and lay the foundation for personal fulfillment.

Argosy University

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

Antioch University

A private, nonprofit, 501(c)(3) institution, Antioch University serves approximately 5,000 adult students online and at five campuses in four states. All benefit from an education immersed in our core values of inclusiveness, social justice, experiential learning, and socially engaged, global citizenship.  

Our Lady of the Lake University

Our Lady of the Lake University is a private, Catholic university with a deep connection to the history and community of San Antonio.

Post University Online

At Post University, we believe you shouldn’t have to put your life on hold to further your education.

  • M.S. in Human Services - Clinical Counseling
  • Graduate Certificate in Alcohol & Drug Counseling
  • Graduate Certificate in Professional Counseling
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