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2020-2021 Southeastern University - Unrestricted Education Catalog 
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Bachelor of Science, Psychology (Online)

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Program Description

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology is designed for students who plan to enter more directly into the career world. The objectives of this program are expressed as follows:

  1. To give students a basic foundation in psychological and integrational principles.
  2. To assist students in the integration of sound psychology and their Christian faith.
  3. To prepare students to serve where counseling and human relations are essential functions.
  4. To prepare students for a number of paraprofessional fields requiring a psychology or behavioral science degree.
  5. To prepare students for graduate programs necessary to enter their professions.

A minimum of a master’s degree is required at the entry level into the field of professional psychology and counseling. The Bachelor of Science degree will prepare one for a number of paraprofessional areas.

Bachelor of Science, Psychology (Online) Four-Year Course Plan   

Foundational Core - 56 Hours

Intellectual and Practical Skills - 15 Hours

Engaging Human Culture and the Natural World - 19 Hours

Humanities Elective (select one):

Literature Elective

Behavioral Science Elective

Social Science Elective

Natural Science Elective with lab

Spiritual Formation - 13 Hours

College and Christian Calling

Old Testament Elective

New Testament Studies

Christian Studies

Christian Responsibility - 9 Hours

Personal Stewardship

Ethics Elective

General Electives - 20 Credit Hours

General Electives are any courses that do not satisfy any specific course requirements of your program and which you have not previously taken.  

Total Program Hours - 121 Credit Hours

NOTE: It is the responsibility of the student to read, review, and fulfill the requirements and total hours of this degree audit for their applicable degree.

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