Bachelor of Science

Availability: Online | Program Length: 120 Hours

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Program Overview

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Texas A&M University-Central Texas offers a variety of courses in clinical work, research, applied psychology, and psychological theory. Program faculty are researchers who are committed to excellence in education and have diverse backgrounds reflective of the broad scope of the field of psychology (e.g., abnormal, cognitive, social, and developmental psychology).

Psychology majors have many opportunities to conduct research with faculty members exploring a range of topics including program evaluation, responses to trauma, exam anxiety, online learning, and more. 

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The majority of our graduates go on to further study in psychology and are accepted into a graduate program. Other graduates from our program have found jobs or advanced in their existing careers at human services agencies within the Central Texas region.


Research Internship Leads Student to Pursue Own Study

Mason’s research focuses on the emotional outcomes of transitioning to college and how friendships, shyness, and gender influence these outcomes. Learn more!
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Transfer Pathways:

The direct & affordable path from your community college to a Bachelor's degree!

Whether you are attending an A&M-Central Texas partner college, have credits from another community college, or are attending a another four-year university, your A&M-Central Texas enrollment specialist can help you find the quickest and most affordable path to your bachelor degree.

To get started, select the Bachelor's degree you are seeking, and then select your community college:

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Career Opportunities

  • Research Scientist
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Clinical Mental Health Counselor
  • School Counselor
  • Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Policy Researcher
  • Data Analyst
  • Community Organizer/Planner

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