Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

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Open the door to a range of careers by earning an accelerated Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Thomas More University. Our personal, high-touch approach allows our undergraduate students to explore the depths of human behavior while experiencing small class sizes and innovative instruction. As a psychology major, you’ll gain greater self-awareness, a better understanding of others, and the opportunity to apply that knowledge to make an impact on the world. 

Whether you’re taking the first step toward pursuing your passion or taking your career in a new direction, the undergraduate psychology degree program at Thomas More can help you achieve your goals and complete your degree. And it can be done quickly without disrupting your life or schedule. Our flexible accredited online psychology degree program enables you to start a meaningful career or advance to graduate, medical, or law school.

Expand your options with a minor or double major
Gain the knowledge you need to become a great leader and make your resume stand out by earning an Associate of Arts in Management degree on the way to achieving your Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Or take your marketability up another notch with a double major, earning a B.A. in Psychology and a B.A. in Ethical Leadership at the same time. Double-majoring in another undergraduate degree program while earning your Bachelor of Psychology will make you a well-rounded, empathetic decision-maker with higher salary potential.

Why earn a psychology degree at Thomas More University?

When you choose the online bachelor’s degree in psychology at Thomas More University, you get the values-based, private university experience you want with the flexibility and affordability you need. Our advisors will work with you every step of the way. In addition, you’ll receive a personalized undergraduate degree plan and individual support to keep you on track to program completion. Thomas More University’s psychology program provides you with access to a high-quality Catholic Liberal Arts degree in the Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati region.

  • Skills in demand. Gain skills in critical thinking, research, effective communication, tech literacy, data analysis, ethical decision-making, collaboration, and more. 
  • Hands-on learning. Conduct and present research and engage in service projects to gain valuable experience. 
  • Concierge service. Benefit from an entire team of advisors dedicated to your success.
  • Professional growth. Access our network of connections to Tri-state area employers, alumni, and graduate programs while receiving personalized career advising.
  • Exceptional faculty. Receive personal attention in small class sizes with practicing experts in psychology. 
  • Planned degree pathway. Transfer up to 90 credits from other colleges and create a bachelor’s degree plan just for you.
  • Community. Interact closely with our faculty through one-on-one mentorship, and connect with your fellow students in an enriching and engaging online environment.

“The psychology program empowered me to pursue my academic and professional goals. Each professor made their area of expertise tangible through the example of their own research and experience. The faculty were flexible to meet my individual needs, and with their help I was accepted into my top choice for a graduate program. Furthermore, the Psychology Club offers a robust community of colleagues with common interests. I highly recommend this degree program to anyone in their undergraduate career.”

Zach Tefertiller ’20
BA Psychology EEG Neurofeedback Technician

Is a psychology bachelor’s degree right for me?

Of course, but don’t take our word for it.

When you earn your online bachelor’s degree in psychology from Thomas More University, you are challenged to examine your place in the world, your responsibility to others, and the ultimate meaning of life. Our psychology majors are lifelong learners and morally engaged citizens of the world. 

In a 2019 Georgetown University report, Thomas More was ranked No. 1 in Kentucky for ROI out of 28 public and private colleges and universities. We had the highest long-term gain — at more than $1 million.

Our bachelor’s in psychology degree program curriculum exposes you to both the applied and scientific aspects of human behavior. Explore topics in human development and motivation that will take your degree to the next level. Through the online program coursework, you’ll develop tools to better understand the human experience and apply this knowledge in various fields.


Recently, our online psychology degree program course offerings at Thomas More have included:

  • Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
  • Experimental Design
  • Theories of Personality
  • Workplace Psychology
  • Lifespan Development

Thomas More University is committed to offering high-quality and affordable education to all students. Our advisors will work individually with each online psychology degree student to create a personalized package of financial aid options. We order and pay for your transcripts, evaluate transfer credit, VA education benefits, and employer tuition reimbursement to make the process seamless. Additionally, we offer multiple academic and other scholarships.

For a current list of  tuition and fees please click HERE.

The average salary for psychology majors in the workforce was $68,322 in 2019, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Further education can open more career possibilities. Psychologists holding advanced degrees earned median pay of $82,180 per year in 2020, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Bachelor of Psychology degree holders can find jobs and careers in psychology and many other fields like administration, business, real estate, community service, healthcare, banking, education, recreation, and more. Typical jobs for psychology degree graduates that may require some additional certification, include:

  • Case manager
  • Human resources manager
  • Social worker
  • Counselor
  • Marketing manager
  • Clinical counselor
  • Drug and alcohol treatment
  • Laboratory assistant

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Related undergraduate programs at Thomas More

Still exploring your undergraduate degree program options? You may also be interested in the following:

Bachelor of Arts in Ethical Leadership