Liberty University Online

MA: Applied Psychology: General Psychology


1971 University Blvd.

Lynchburg, VA 24502

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MA: Applied Psychology: General Psychology

Format: Online

Program Description:

Liberty University’s 100% online Master of Arts (M.A.) in Applied Psychology – General Psychology can help students use cutting-edge psychological research and theory to address challenges in mental health and human behavior. Throughout the program, students will explore topics such as cognitive psychology, research methods and statistics, social psychology, and the relationship between psychology and Christianity. With the general psychology specialization, students will have the freedom to customize their degree to match their unique goals by mixing and matching various course options. Students will handpick 5 classes from an extensive list of graduate-level psychology courses – ranging from intervention and behavior support to geropsychology and developmental neuropsychology. With so many courses to choose from, students can broaden their horizons and develop a flexible, well-rounded skill set tailored to their goals. The M.A. in Applied Psychology – General Psychology is a great option for those looking to focus on the practical application of psychological principles in many different settings – such as schools, corporations, clinical environments, and mental health education programs. Upon graduation, students can pursue roles as behavioral support specialists, community mental health educators, community mental health prevention specialists, organizational consultants, psychology instructors, research analysts, social service managers, and more.


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Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Available to many students and parents, loans are an option for funding one's education.

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