Master of Arts in Psychology at Medaille College

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Master of Arts in Psychology

Credits: 36 | Program Duration: 1 year (on-campus); 1 ½ years (online)
Available at our: Buffalo Campus and Online

A career in social services often requires an advanced degree - an education that must fit within the commitments of both work and family. Understanding the needs of the working professional, Medaille College's School of Adult and Graduate Education (SAGE) offers a Master of Arts in Psychology where classes are fully online or on campus in Buffalo, so you can work and earn a degree.

Designed specifically for the working adult looking to advance or gain entrance into a career in human services, Medaille's MA in Psychology program provides you an opportunity to explore several sub fields of psychology while gaining advanced training in each of the core areas of study. You'll take coursework in evolutionary psychology, biological bases of human behavior, cognitive psychology, developmental psychology and psychopathologies, helping you understand the theoretical and scientific underpinnings of psychology while developing the writing, critical thinking and analytical skills necessary for a successful career in psychology or doctoral program.

Why earn your MA in Psychology at Medaille?

  • Flexible schedules: Take your classes online or on campus two nights a night week, plus one Saturday every two months to earn your degree in as little as one year.
  • Small, dynamic class settings: Learn from professionals with real-world experience. Experts in their field, Medaille faculty become mentors in your academic and professional development.
  • Internship opportunities: Explore specific interests through the completion of a thesis or internship at a medical or human services setting.
  • Faculty and staff dedicated to your success: Get the classes you need, when you need it. Our low student-to-faculty ratio (approximately 23 students per class) means you'll have no trouble registering for your classes, getting one-on-one help in and out of the classroom and receiving individual assistance from our dedicated staff.

What you can do with a degree in psychology:
Graduates of the MA in Psychology program go on to pursue doctoral studies or advance in their careers in business, education, research or government.

Other programs you may be interested in:
Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy
Advanced Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy
Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling
Advanced Certificate in Mental Health Counseling

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Why Medaille College?

  • Convenient class times for working adults
  • Small classes with personalized attention
  • Collaborative learning environment
  • Degree programs taught by faculty working in the field
  • Fully online programs for even more flexibility

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