M.Sc. Online


University of Phoenix

18 months
698 USD/credit 16752 USD/year
698 USD/credit 16752 USD/year
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Understand what lies beneath the surface of people’s interactions by obtaining a Master of Science in Psychology at University of Phoenix. 


With a grounding in general psychology, you’ll learn skills to help you evaluate human behavior and to help individuals and groups function more effectively. Although this program doesn’t prepare students for professional licensure, you’ll be able to apply psychological principles to address personal, social and organizational problems.

In this Master of Science in Psychology program at University of Phoenix, you’ll learn to:

  • Identify and consider multicultural and social issues in psychology
  • Interpret and analyze data from psychological studies
  • Apply complex models of acquired behavior, motivation and memory
  • Apply the APA code of ethics when resolving problems related to human behavior


What can you do with a Master's in Psychology degree?

An MSP can prepare you to be a:

  • Psychology instructor
  • Compliance manager
  • Regulatory affairs manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communication Skills For Graduate Study
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Research Methods In Psychology
  • Multicultural And Social Issues In Psychology
  • Statistics For The Behavior Sciences
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Psychology Of Learning
  • Personality Theories
  • Psychopathology
  • Psychometrics
  • Ethics And Professional Issues

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

You have 8-10 opportunities all year long to start your online master’s degree, so you can begin when it best suits your schedule.


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must have an undergraduate degree from an approved, college or university with institutional accreditation, or hold a comparable degree from a recognized institution outside the United States.
  • Must meet work experience requirements or have access to an organizational environment, depending on your selected degree program.
  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or hold an approved, valid visa if residing in the United States.
  • Not have been expelled from a previous institution.
  • Meet the English proficiency admission requirement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16752 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 698 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    16752 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 698 USD per credit during 18 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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