BS in Psychology
The principles of psychology apply to a broad range of dynamic, fast-paced fields, from criminal justice to psychiatry and legal counseling. Walden’s BS in Psychology can prepare you for careers that include:*
- Affirmative action officer
- Case manager
- Community relations officer
- Correctional officer
- Court liaison
- Customs inspector
- Forensic treatment specialist
- Health educator
- Jury consultant
- Laboratory assistant
- Law enforcement advocate
- Probation and parole officer
- Psychiatric assistant
- Victims advocate
*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.
Admission is considered for adult students who hold a high school diploma or its equivalent. Applicants must also meet one of the following criteria:
- You are 21 years of age or older.
- You are less than 21 years of age with 60 quarter credit hours.
- You are an active member of the military or a veteran with documentation of service.
- You are concurrently enrolled in an approved partner institution with an articulation agreement with Walden.
You will also be required to submit a completed online application, employment history, and official transcripts.
Your enrollment advisor will help you gather all of the required materials starting with your application all the way through your first day of classes.
Because tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education, you can get in touch with an enrollment advisor today by calling 8552035779 8552031384. to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.
Walden’s enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
*Walden University has been recognized as an NAADAC (Association for Addiction Professionals) Approved Academic Education Provider. NAADAC is a national organization offering education, clinical training, and certification to qualified professionals in the social service industry. Walden s recognition as an NAADAC-approved education provider means that the Addictions concentration in Walden s BS in Psychology program meets the educational standards recognized by NAADAC to prepare students to qualify for a national addictions certificate. Additional requirements must be met to complete the NAADAC exam and certifications. Students who plan to pursue an NAADAC certificate and/or a state substance abuse certification should refer to the NAADAC website for specific information and eligibility requirements.
Find information on costs, occupation types, completion rates, and median loan debt for these programs at www.WaldenU.edu/programdata .
Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, www.hlcommission.org .
The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is a regional accrediting association recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. The HLC is a U.S. membership organization for educational institutions that was created to develop and maintain high standards of academic excellence. When evaluating credentials, employers and universities often look for applicants who earned their degree from an accredited university.
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