Gain the skills to solve real-world challenges.

Learn the science of the human mind.
Use it to impact lives.

Rider University’s online Bachelor of Arts in Psychology program is designed for working professionals who are looking to enhance their understanding of human behavior. This program focuses on the science behind psychology as well as its practical applications. The skills you learn can benefit you in a wide range of careers — including social work, health care, education and business — and also prepare you for graduate school. With a BA in Psychology from Rider, you can:

  • Build a foundational knowledge of core psychology principles
  • Learn to apply psychology theories to finding practical solutions
  • Develop critical thinking and communication skills
  • Benefit from Rider’s small class sizes and student support services
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Complete coursework 100% online

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Choose from 6 start dates

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Transfer up to 90 credits from a combination of two- and four-year institutions

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Finish your degree in as few as 2 years (with transfer credits)