Master of Arts in Psychology - General Psychology

Northcentral University (NCU)

Program Description

Master of Arts in Psychology - General Psychology

Northcentral University (NCU)

Master of Arts in Psychology - General Psychology

The General Psychology specialization provides you with the opportunity to develop a broad base of knowledge, strong research and critical thinking skills, and an appreciation for diversity as you tailor your education to match your career interests and goals. In this specialization, you will further develop your understanding of and learn to apply psychological principles to personal, social and global issues, and do so in a way that reflects the highest level of professional ethics. You will develop a strong core of psychological knowledge, which you will partner with elective courses that further your own particular interests. You will gain expertise in the biological and social bases for behavior, the fascinating process of human development, the amazing history of psychology and its impact on today’s culture, and the role of ethics and diversity training in psychology. You will also have the opportunity to develop up-to-date, scholarly communication skills to convey your knowledge to the professional community and to society at large. As a graduate, you might choose to compete for a number of fascinating careers in both the public and private sector.


If there’s one thing we’ve learned about our students, it’s that they are motivated and ambitious—but they are also busy! At Northcentral University, we’ve designed our education experience to work with you, not against you, so you can achieve your academic goals without sacrificing the quality, flexibility and support you need to be successful.

• Regionally Accredited

• No Physical Residency Requirements

• One-to-One Teaching

• 100% Doctoral Faculty

• Flexibility of Online Learning

• University Resources

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated July 2, 2015
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