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$440 per credit
The Associate of Arts in Psychology degree offers foundational coursework in general education and Psychology designed with a Christian worldview.
Our online Associate of Arts in Psychology is intentionally designed to be both realistically attainable and undeniably valuable.
Discover an online psychology degree that provides a solid foundation across subjects and explores theoretical and applied understanding of psychological principles to prepare you for further study in psychology or entry-level positions in the helping profession. Coursework includes requirements in the following subject areas:
Experience it all within a supportive Christian community to encourage you as you live out your calling.
If you are ready to take the first step towards a college degree, looking to complete credits in general education plus a focus on Psychology, and want to learn in a Christian environment, this might be the right degree for you.
general education requirements for Northwestern’s bachelor’s degrees
Still have questions about earning an online Associate of Arts in Psychology? Check out a few of our most frequently asked questions!
Definitely. We know it can be nerve-wracking to take the next step toward your goals, especially as you consider how pursuing a degree will fit into your busy life.
That’s why we’ve created a value-packed, online Associate of Arts in Psychology that provides a manageable workload for a busy adult. Experience flexible education and student-friendly courses all within a convenient online or blended format—so you don’t have to choose between your responsibilities and an education.
Yes! It is a top priority to make quality education affordable so that you can ignite your calling right here at UNW. You can expect competitive tuition that’s actually less than the cost of most state undergraduate programs.
More than our commitment to an affordable education, though, is our commitment to a valuable one. Invest in an education at UNW that offers faith-infused learning, a highly interactive online community, courses taught by actively practicing faculty, and a student-friendly course design.
Absolutely. We believe online students of all ages thrive in a learning environment where they feel known, supported, and encouraged. Our online psychology program, steeped in faith-infused principles, offers access to free tutoring and coaching resources, personal academic advising, optional live-learning sessions, and—of course—our highly interactive virtual community.
We recognize that faith often plays a central role in professional life. Our online courses explore subjects as they apply to a variety of fields from a faith-infused perspective. Not only will you be equipped with real-world knowledge, you’ll learn how to use it to be a God-honoring leader wherever your career or education takes you.
You will learn to analyze, think critically, develop effective written and verbal communication skills, and understand psychological principles.