Capella University

Bachelor of Science in General Psychology

Students in the Bachelor of Science in General Psychology from Capella University gain an understanding of human learning, emotions, and behaviors through curriculum designed around American Psychological Association (APA) guidelines.

Successful graduates of Capella University's General Psychology bachelor's degree often pursue careers in a variety of fields, including public service, law enforcement, business, sales, market research, healthcare, or social services. Graduates are also qualified to further their education at the graduate level.

The coursework within the General Psychology bachelor's degree prepares students by:

  • Developing research, writing, and problem-solving skills
  • Gaining an understanding of psychology concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends
  • Applying information analysis, research methods, and technology tools and applications 
  • Applying psychological principles to challenges in today's world

Capella University is an accredited school that believes in providing high academic degree opportunities for students at any age. Capella University online has extended these core values to its distance learning students. The school is headquartered in Minneapolis, but its online bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees are available nationwide. Capella was founded in 1991, and since then, has earned an esteem as a top online school in the United States and currently enrolls more than 35,000 students. Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Degree Category: Health & Medicine > Psychology > Bachelors
Degree Subject: Psychology Degree
Degree Level: Bachelor's