Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Learn how to understand human behavior. Help people improve their lives and communities with your B.S. in psychology.

120 Credit Hours | $435 per Credit Hour | Online, Orlando, or West Palm Beach

Program Summary

With a degree in Psychology from Palm Beach Atlantic University, students can work toward a fulfilling future, making a difference in the lives of others through their career. This program is designed for adult learners with a passion for helping others improve their mental well-being.


Evening classes available in West Palm Beach, Orlando and online


Community-focused curriculum with elements of biblical, historical, theoretical, and practical studies


Eight-week accelerated option available


Small classes with no more than 20 students


Hands-on experience interacting with professionals working in the field


Students and professors sharing the same Christian values

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Why Choose Palm Beach Atlantic University

Quality Christian Education

Through curriculum, service and student organizations, PBA allows you to express your faith every day as you earn or complete your degree.

Affordability & Scholarships

Earn a high-quality private education at an affordable price – scholarships are available to make your PBA education even more attainable.

Convenient Location

Jump right into your coursework with daytime or evening classes at convenient campuses in West Palm Beach and Orlando, or pursue your online degree in the comfort of your own home.

Program Details

Degree Requirements

Earn your B.S. in Psychology in 120 credit hours:

  • 45 hours of general education
  • 26 hours of psychology
  • 12 hours of psychology electives or transfer credits
  • 37 hours of electives, transfer credits or professional education credits

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition is $435 per credit and there is a resource fee of $220 per semester.* Students transferring credit hours or those that have completed Professional Education Credits may be eligible to reduce the number of credit hours needed. For assistance with tuition contact or

New $4,000 annual scholarship is available to help finance your education. Save money while earning your degree.

Financial aid may include work study programs and student loans. Students must apply for financial aid each year at to determine eligibility. Contact with all financial aid questions.

*Cost based on 2017-2018 fee schedule and is subject to change. Additional fees may apply.

Transfer Credits

Courses completed at an accredited institution may be eligible for transfer credit. Students who have completed an Associate of Science or Associate of Applied Science degree will receive a course-by-course evaluation to determine the number of eligible transfer credits.

Professional education credits may be granted for active or inactive certificates or licenses, professional training programs, military training programs, non-traditional coursework, or case studies.

Up to 42 transfer and professional education credits will be accepted for this degree. A $100 non-refundable fee per approved credit will be charged.

How to Apply

In order to apply to the program, students must submit the online application and pay the $35 non-refundable fee, complete a writing assignment, and online students must provide a federal or state issued photo ID. A high school transcript is not required if students have at least 12 transferable college credits from a regionally accredited university.

Career Outcomes

Prepare for a variety of careers including:

  • Community Service Manager
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Social Worker
  • Behavioral Skills Therapist
  • Corporate Recruiter
  • Program Administrator
  • Rehabilitation Specialist

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Find your greater purpose and fulfill your future in faith.

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