At a Glance

Program units


Average completion time

18–24 months

Cost per unit


Base cost



WSCUC (formerly WASC)


*Base Cost (cost per unit x program units) is provided to aid in program comparison only.

All stated financial information is subject to change.

Psychology Master's Degree

The Master of Arts in Psychology emphasizes theory, research, and practice, providing students with the broadest range of education and experience to expand their academic and professional opportunities.

This 36-unit program equips students for careers in industrial and organizational psychology, developmental psychology, or general psychology, and also serves as preparation for doctoral programs.


  • Integrate God’s Word within the profession of psychology.
  • Demonstrate effective oral and written communication.
  • Identify and evaluate key personal and professional ethics affecting psychology professionals.
  • Use technology in statistical analysis and data management.
  • Examine cultural and diversity issues within the field of psychology.
Note: This information is current for the 2017 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information.