Lay the framework for an exciting career in psychology.
Explore the science of behavior and mental processes with the online BA in Psychology from Lesley University. Our program offers you a strong foundation for graduate study or for immediate application in a field of psychology. You’ll develop an understanding of topics such as individual development, cognition and memory, personality, abnormal behavior, and social and cultural process. And you’ll study in a convenient, fully online environment with experienced faculty and engaged peers.Request My Info Packet
- Accelerate your degree by transferring up to 90 credits toward your degree.
- Maintain your current work and personal schedule by studying online.
- Benefit from one-on-one academic advising.
Program of Study
|CPSYC 1101 Introduction to Psychology
|CPSYC 1401 Lifespan Development
|CPSYC 2403 Theories of Personality
|CPSYC 3405 Abnormal Psychology
|CPSYC 3441 Elements of Statistics in Psychology
|CSOCS 3444 Research Methods
|CPSYC 3902/3903 Psychology Internship and Seminar
|CPSYC 4907 Capstone||3|
|CHOOSE ONE LAB COURSE
|CPSYC 2431 Social Psychology
|CPSYC 2433 Cognitive Psychology
|CPSYC 2435 Psychology of Learning and Behavior Change
|CHOOSE TWO ADDITIONAL PSYCHOLOGY COURSES
Students may choose from lab courses listed above or select an online psychology elective.
|GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
The 42 general education credits may be fulfilled via transfer credit, prior learning assessment, or Lesley courses.
|Arts & Humanities
|Fine & Performing Arts
|Liberal Arts Electives||12|
|Math & Science||6|
|Writing & Literature||6|
The 45 credits of free electives may be fulfilled via transfer credit, prior learning assessment, or Lesley courses.
Tuition is $420 per credit hour.
- A completed application
- Official transcripts
- A personal statement
- A résumé
We’ll help you get started by gathering your transcripts for you — and we’ll even pay any fees to get copies for you.