Ohio University


The Online Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, offered by the College of Arts and Sciences, is designed for students who have completed an associate’s degree (or the equivalent of 60 semester hours or 90 quarter hours) and wish to further their education. You will explore the field of psychology, gain valuable experience with a diverse online student body, develop relationships with faculty, and participate in practical field experience that will enhance your knowledge of psychology. This degree prepares students to seek a career in areas such as: human services (counseling, crisis work, performance enhancement), business (personnel, sales, advertising/marketing, public relations, consumer research, customer service), and health services (public health, health prevention programs, prevention research).

Curriculum information for psychology

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Admission Requirements

  • A conferred associate's degree or 60 semester hours from a regionally accredited community college, regional campus, technical college, or university
  • Combined grade-point average (GPA) of 2.0 or higher

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Online and Distance Education is Affordable

Ohio University maintains its commitment to an accessible education through affordable tuition. Academic programs are offered at specific rates in accordance with its campus offerings.

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Many Credits Transfer

At OHIO, your previous coursework may apply toward an online bachelor’s degree.

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