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BS in Psychology - Online

Trine University, United States


Next enrollment cycle

May 2023

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First Year Course Fee

USD 11,970

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  • 4 Years
  • Online
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree

This online degree offers you a solid education in this behavioral science through diverse course offerings, covering forensic psychology, abnormal psychology, psychology of addiction, counseling, personality, human sexuality and marriage and family.

The Experience

As a student in the Bachelor's degree in Psychology program, you will study human behavior while honing your research and analytical skills. Student also can combine psychology with criminal justice to double major in one of the nation's fastest growing job fields. We have advisors who are knowledgeable and will assist you in getting as much value as possible from your experience at Trine.

The Results

As a graduate of  psychology program, you will be prepared for employment in a wide variety of community settings or for graduate degrees.

Enrollment Cycles

  • May 2023
  • August 2023
  • January 2024

To be admitted to Trine University's TrineOnline, you will need to submit the following:

  • Completed application
  • Official transcripts showing evidence of graduation from an accredited high school or
  • acceptable score on the General Education Development (GED) exam
  • Official transcripts from ALL post–secondary schools attended
  • You will be contacted by a director of admission to help guide you through the process and help you secure your transcripts. 

Total Credit Hours - 120

General Education – 36 hours

• Math Elective

• Biology Elective

• Math or Science Elective

 • Humanities Elective

• HIS 103 and HIS 113 or HIS 203 and HIS 213

• SP 203 Effective Speaking or COM 163 Interpersonal Communication

• SOC 103 Principles of Sociology

• PSY 113 Principles of Psychology

• POLS 113 Intro to Government

• ENG 143 College Composition

• HUM 203 Humanities Seminar

Additional hours – 36 hours

• UE 111 Online Learning Orientation

• 35 Hours Free Electives

Content Requirements – 48 hours

• Required Core (6 hours)

• PSY 303 Research Methods in Psychology

• PSY 453 Clinical Internship Or PSY 473 Psychology Capstone Demonstration

Subject Area Concentrations

Choose four of the following clinical core courses (12 hours):

• PSY 323 Abnormal Psychology

• PSY 363 Human Behavior and Counselling

• PSY 403 Human Sexuality

• PSY 413 The Psychology of Addiction

• PSY 423 Counselling Theories and Practice

Choose two of the following social/cognitive core courses (6 hours):

• PSY 333 Psychology of Personality

• PSY 343 Social Psychology

• PSY 373 Political Psychology

Choose two of the following developmental core courses (6 hours):

• PSY 223 Lifespan Developmental Psychology

• PSY 353 Child and Adolescent Psychology

• SOC 323 The Family

Additional Psychology Core Electives

Choose 18 hours from any above subject area courses not used or from the list below.

• PSY 313 Topics in Psychology

• PSY 383 Forensic Psychology

• PSY 433 Issues of Substance Abuse in Family Systems

• PSY 443 Advance Forensic Psychology

• PSY 483 Counselling Issues in Substance Abuse

• PSY 493 Issues and Ethics in Psychology and Counseling

• SOC 313 Topics in Sociology

• SOC 343 Social Psychology (Same as PSY 343)

• SM 393 Sport Psychology

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