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Make an Impact in Your Field

Delve into the study of psychology and explore human thoughts, motivations, and actions. At Capella, you’ll find online psychology degree programs that are designed to fit your busy life and help prepare you for a variety of career opportunities.

As you gain an in-depth understanding of psychology, you’ll develop the writing, critical thinking, and research abilities to become a leader in your field. Your psychology program will deliver the theoretical knowledge and skills to reach your goal of improving the lives of others, advancing your career, or conducting research.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Jen Welter's Capella Experience

Dr. Jen Welter reflects on the important role education has played in her life, and how earning her advanced degrees at Capella University has helped her achieve her goals.

 

Professionally Aligned to Ensure Strong Outcomes

Focus your study in the area that fuels your passion. At Capella your education is competency-based and aligned with professional standards to ensure you’re gaining the skills and knowledge that will prepare you for a fulfilling career.

A Direct and Affordable Path to Your Goals

Complete your degree at your own pace with FlexPath. Available for select psychology programs, FlexPath allows you to move quickly through more familiar coursework and take more time when needed — without the constraints of pre-set due dates. Find academic and career success with a personalized learning approach that gives you greater freedom, more control, and the potential to save time and money.

Support to Help You Meet Every Challenge

Capella psychology programs are academically rigorous, but you’ll be prepared to reach your goals with the help of our responsive support teams—including those dedicated to licensure and fieldwork requirements.

Capella’s licensure team is up-to-date on the unique licensing requirements in all 50 states, and will support you through the license application process – during your program, after graduation, and throughout your career.

Thanks to a proprietary fieldwork-tracking platform you’ll be able to apply, track, and maintain your fieldwork-related records and provide documentation of your client work.

Save Time and Money on Your Degree

Accelerate your progress when you choose an online master’s degree program that focuses on what you need to succeed. Take advantage of time- and money-saving options to keep your costs down:

  • Transfer credits into your program
  • Prior Learning Assessments that allow you to earn credit by demonstrating college-level learning gained outside of a typical classroom, such as on-the-job training, self-instruction, and professional development courses
  • Tuition discounts available for employer partners as well as those with military affiliation

Distinguished Faculty

Nearly all of Capella's faculty members from the Harold Abel School of Social and Behavioral Sciences have a doctoral degree and many work as clinical, industrial, and organizational professionals.

Our instructors have real-world expertise and are proficient in designing programs to meet state and national accreditation standards, and have experience in businesses with a focus on succession planning, organizational development, executive development, and coaching.

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