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Online Psychology Degree - General, Bachelor of Arts

Some amazing classes
you can take at Saint Leo

  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Psychology of Criminal Behavior
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Military Psychology
  • Interviewing and Counseling Skills

Why Earn Your Online Psychology Degree at Saint Leo University?

Psychology offers a window into the way people think, feel and behave. Psychologists work to understand people and help them adjust to life transitions and achieve optimal mental health in everyday life. There’s never been a better time to earn your online psychology degree from Saint Leo University.

Your online psychology degree will help you understand the human experience through qualitative and quantitative research methods. Investigate cognitive psychology, personality theory, abnormal psychology, the biological bases of behavior, child and adolescent development, and race and ethnicity. Work closely with faculty members, and present your psychological research at conferences for the Southeastern Psychological Association and American Psychological Association.

You can design your own career path with our online program. Your online bachelor’s degree will translate into any workplace. Offering applied courses in forensics, the military, counseling, and industrial and organizational psychology. Our online psychology degree program will also give you the chance to take part in community service projects and internships.

Your online psychology degree will allow you to work in a multitude of fields. They range from human resources to social work to substance abuse, and many more. Our online psychology courses are designed to prepare you for the career you’re looking for.

Saint Leo offers several online psychology programs, including a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology- General. The curriculum for our online psychology degree is based on the American Psychological Association model for programs of distinction. The BA provides a well-rounded education with the flexibility to tailor your course of study to meet your individual needs.

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What can you do with an online degree in Psychology?

Graduates pursue advanced study in psychology, as well as employment in human service settings and mental health facilities. A psychology major is also great preparation for careers in law, business, human resources management, advertising and sales.

  • Case Worker
  • Social Worker
  • Mental Health Counselor
  • Researcher
  • Business Manager
  • Advertising Assistant
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Child Welfare Worker
  • Crisis Intervention Counselor

Professional development opportunities.


Assist a faculty member with research or complete your own research project for credit or in addition to coursework.


Saint Leo maintains a strong reputation with many internship sites in the area. Students find opportunities with Florida Mental Health Institute, Boys and Girls Club, Head Start, the Harbor Behavioral Health Care Institute, Hernando County Sheriff's Office, and programs for aging, autism, addiction, clinical research, children's services, victim advocacy and workforce development.


Present your research at regional and national conferences, including Southeastern Psychological Association, American Psychological Association, National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology, and Society for Personality and Social Psychology.

Co-curricular activities

Participate in Psychology Club and Research Club. Become an active member of Psi Chi, the International Honors Society in Psychology, and Pi Gamma Mu, the international honor society for the social sciences.

Computer skills

Learn to use industry-standard software, including Excel and SPSS.

Where are Saint Leo Psychology grads now?

  • University of Central Florida
  • University of South Florida
  • Hofstra University
  • Adler Institute
  • University of Southern Mississippi
  • William & Mary Law School
  • Florida State University
  • New York University
  • Community Hospital of New Port Richey, Florida
  • United States Military
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