Show you understand major concepts, theoretical perspectives,
empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
Apply information analysis, research methods, technology tools and
applications that are appropriate for psychology.
Develop effective communication and quantitative literacy
Use critical-thinking, creative-thinking, and problem-solving skills
Apply psychological principles to personal, social, and
Understand ethical behavior, value empirical evidence, and respect
the complexity of diversity.
Learn with our traditional GuidedPath online format, or learn at your
own speed with our self-paced FlexPath format.
Our faculty is made up of active professionals with top academic
credentials and real-world experience, exposing you to the latest
theories and practices.
Access your learning environment anytime, anywhere, with any device,
and set your own schedule while meeting deadlines.
We know you’re busy—you need a learning experience tailored to your
life, not the other way around. That's why Capella offers two 100
percent competency-based, online learning formats to best fit your
needs. Which learning format is right for you? Take our Path Finder Quiz
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Our self-paced learning format lets you take courses at your own
speed, moving onto the next course when you're ready.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
*This is only an estimate, using general program pricing. Your price may be higher or lower depending on your specialization, transfer credits, tuition discounts, and (in FlexPath) the speed at which you move through the program. Fees, including application fees and resource kits, are not included in this estimate. The GuidedPath prices show the tuition you would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits or the maximum allowed transfer credits. The FlexPath prices show the tuition you would pay if you brought in an average number of transfer credits and you moved at the speed of a typical FlexPath student or as quickly as the fastest FlexPath students (90th percentile). New or recently revised programs base their estimate on comparable programs.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t
need-based and never have to be repaid.
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Earn credits by demonstrating your knowledge and/or industry
certifications through our Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)
Capella’s online bachelor’s in psychology program integrates
psychology knowledge with associated skills by engaging in a
curriculum that’s focused on psychological concepts, theories,
empirical findings, and current trends.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|PSYC2300||Introduction to Addictions Theories|
|PSYC3130||Criminal Psychology and Behavior|
|PSYC2210||Introduction of Psychology of Social Media|
|PSYC2800||Introduction to Human Sexuality|
|PSYC3540||Culture, Ethnicity and Diversity|
Learn and apply theories, treatments, and current research techniques
needed for psychological and behavioral aspects of addictions.
Learn to serve in the behavioral health field; prepare for graduate
programs or careers as a case manager, victim advocate, and
Focus your study on criminal behavior and the roles forensic
psychology professionals play in legal proceedings and
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads).
They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
Want to learn more about courses, instructors, or resources? Ask our
advisors—they know all about the details of your program.
For this team, it’s more than résumés and interview tips. It’s about
thoughtful and strategic career planning—beyond graduation.
BS in psychology students have a unique opportunity to develop
creative and analytical skills through research.
A BS in psychology can prepare graduates for jobs in business,
nonprofits, government, and more.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
online bachelor’s in psychology degree.
*These examples are intended to serve as a general guide. Many factors determine what position an individual may attain, and Capella can’t guarantee a graduate will secure any specific job title.