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Psychological Science

Are you passionate about helping people or understanding human or animal behavior? Do you recognize the importance of developmental, behavioral, social/cultural, abnormal, and cognitive psychology, as well as research methods and statistics? Are you looking to start a new career or advance in your current one? Then Psychology Science may be the right major for you!

  • The BA in Psychological Science prepares students for careers in Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology, Counseling, Biopsychology, and many related fields.
  • 42 semester hours, preparing students with skills highly valued by today’s employers. According to the Ohio Jobs Outlook (2022), significant job growth of 15-29 percent is expected in the Southwest Ohio Metro Region.
  • Apply your credit hours from other accredited institutions with our generous transfer policy and transfer agreements. If you have questions about transfer agreements, you can contact Dr. Barbara Oswald (SBS@miamiOH.edu).

The Psychological Science major focuses on the cultivation of transferable skills that prepare students to pursue career opportunities and professional advancement in a variety of sectors.

Graduates with this degree are qualified for careers such as:

  • Child Development Specialist
  • Child Life Specialist
  • Psychiatric Technician
  • Mental Health Technician
  • Substance Abuse Technician
  • Department Manager
  • Human Resources Adviser
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Medical and Health Services Manager
  • Social and Community Service Manager
  • Project Evaluator

Psychological Science Core Courses

  • PSY 111: Introduction to Psychology
  • PSY 112: Foundational Experiences in Psychology
  • STA 260: Statistics
  • PSS 211: College and Career Development in Psychological Science
  • PSS 302: Introduction to Research Design and Analysis

 Learn more about a major in Psychological Science.

Psychological Science

The Psychological Science major focuses on the cultivation of transferable skills that prepare students to pursue career opportunities and professional advancement in a variety of sectors.

Graduates with this degree are qualified for careers such as:

  • Child Development Specialist
  • Child Life Specialist
  • Psychiatric Technician
  • Mental Health Technician
  • Substance Abuse Technician
  • Department Manager
  • Human Resources Adviser
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Medical and Health Services Manager
  • Social and Community Service Manager
  • Project Evaluator

Psychological Science Core Courses

  • PSY 111: Introduction to Psychology
  • PSY 112: Foundational Experiences in Psychology
  • STA 260: Statistics
  • PSS 211: College and Career Development in Psychological Science
  • PSS 302: Introduction to Research Design and Analysis

 Learn more about a major in Psychological Science.

My Miami. My Future. My Way.

Miami Regionals E-Campus online courses and degrees are designed to offer students the richness of a premier education and the flexibility of learning at the location of their choice. 

  • Nationally recognized university with academic, rigorous, and accredited programs.
  • All classes are taught by credentialed Miami faculty.
  • Online students earn the same diploma as traditional campus-based students.
  • Online course completion rates meet or exceed traditional campus-based course(s).
  • Access to virtual student services, like academic advising, tutoring, and student records.

Whether you are interested in a single course or an entire degree, we have a path to success for you.

Getting Started

Whether you’re a first-time, transfer, or returning student, getting started is simple. 

  1. Submit an application and transcripts.
  2. Complete an online orientation.
  3. Register for courses.

Have questions? Real, live, Admission and E-Campus staff are available to help you on your journey. Complete the form to learn more and connect with us.

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