Earn Your Bachelor’s in Applied Psychology Online With Simmons University


Professionals across all fields benefit from an understanding of people’s thoughts, emotions, behaviors, and relationships. As a student in our applied psychology online degree program, you will explore the inner workings of the human mind and learn how to use your knowledge to make a difference in any role or organization.

In engaging online classes with expert Simmons faculty, you will gain a scientific understanding of the brain and mental processes, examine the motivations behind behavior, and apply these concepts to diverse topics including mental health, human development, and social issues.

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Apply to the Online Applied Psychology Bachelor’s Degree Program

Complete your applied psychology degree online at Simmons and gain a deeper understanding of the human experience. Apply to join our next class of driven women for an empowering learning experience. 17+ prior college credits are required.

Application Requirements

Our application process is intentionally personal and holistic. We want to get to know you as an individual, as well as your past academic endeavors and your future potential.

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Tuition and Financial Aid

Our online bachelor’s degree programs are designed to break down barriers and make a high-quality undergraduate education accessible for the next generation of women leaders.

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The BA in Applied Psychology Online Curriculum

128 credits needed to graduate

Up to 96 transfer credits accepted

The online applied psychology curriculum includes core courses in areas such as biological psychology and research methods, plus in-depth focus areas covering a variety of interests. Our program is designed to help students think critically about human behavior and apply their knowledge and skills to solve real-world challenges.

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The Simmons Online Experience

Our immersive and engaging digital campus was developed based on years of research into effective online teaching and learning. Here, you’ll work closely with Simmons faculty mentors, collaborate with bright and motivated peers, and grow your understanding of psychology through interactive coursework.

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Where Can Your Online Applied Psychology Degree Take You?

A BA in applied psychology from Simmons gives graduates an edge, regardless of their career path. Psychology graduates are prepared for career paths in research, human service, law, PR, and more — or to continue on to graduate studies in fields like clinical psychology or counseling.

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