Do You Enjoy Working With Others? Can You Cope With Stress? If so, earning a degree in psychology may be right for you. Point University’s online psychology courses help students develop their knowledge of human behavior along with sociology, research, statistics, and writing skills. Most importantly, a degree in psychology is versatile and can serve as a great foundation for many careers.

The Associate of Arts in Psychology equips students with a broad grounding in the Liberal Arts, along with a foundational knowledge of psychology and sociology. Graduates are prepared for entry-level positions in helping professions. They may also continue their studies to earn the Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology or Human Relations.

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Do You Enjoy Working With Others? Can You Cope With Stress? If so, earning a degree in psychology may be right for you. Point University’s online psychology courses help students develop their knowledge of human behavior along with sociology, research, statistics, and writing skills. Most importantly, a degree in psychology is versatile and can serve as a great foundation for many careers.

The Associate of Arts in Psychology equips students with a broad grounding in the Liberal Arts, along with a foundational knowledge of psychology and sociology. Graduates are prepared for entry-level positions in helping professions. They may also continue their studies to earn the Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology or Human Relations.

Program Goals

Equip students with essential habits and skills for lifelong learning and success.

  • Students develop a plan that analyzes and capitalizes on their strengths to achieve relational, academic, and professional success.
  • Graduates employ effective study habits and time management skills.
  • Graduates locate and use information resources.
  • Graduates demonstrate basic computer literacy.
  • Graduates read with understanding, think critically, and develop reasoned arguments.
  • Graduates communicate effectively orally and in writing.
  • Graduates form, maintain, and enjoy healthy relationships with others, including persons from different backgrounds and cultures.
  • Graduates work effectively to accomplish tasks both independently and within teams.

Equip students to apply basic content, principles, and methodologies of the primary areas of knowledge, including the Humanities, Fine Arts, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Natural Sciences, and Mathematics.

  • Graduates apply philosophical, literary, and artistic concepts to illuminate cultural artifacts and worldview issues.
  • Graduates apply religious, philosophical, psychological, social, political, economic, and cultural concepts to illuminate human behavior and social trends.
  • Graduates articulate and apply scientific concepts, principles, and methods.
  • Graduates apply mathematical concepts and methods to investigate and solve real-world problems and questions.

Equip students with a foundation in biblical theology and worldview issues.

  • Graduates demonstrate a basic understanding of the content of the Old and New Testaments.
  • Graduates demonstrate a basic understanding of a Christian worldview and the role of believers in the Body of Christ.

Equip students with a basic theoretical foundation for understanding issues in psychology and related fields.

  • Students explain major elements of the psychological, physiological, developmental, and spiritual make-up of human beings.
  • Students compare and contrast the varieties of theories and techniques employed in psychology, sociology, and counseling.
  • Students analyze and utilize scholarly research to explore contemporary issues in psychology, sociology, and related fields.
  • Students demonstrate an integration of personal strengths and the application of professional standards and principles for helpers.
POTENTIAL CAREER PATHS
  • Healthcare Specialist
  • Christian Family Counselor
  • Career Counselor
  • Market Researcher
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