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Online Psychology Degree

Study and learn about the most complex organ in the human body, the brain. MSU Denver’s online psychology degree provides the tools to start your learning journey; from the workings of the brain to the mysteries of human behavior and emotions. With a bachelor’s in psychology, you master research methods, clinical, developmental, and social approaches to all aspects of life.

We also offer a fully online Psychology Major with a Clinical and Counseling Concentration for students who plan on a career or graduate school in the mental health field and need an undergraduate clinical psychology degree.

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Online Psychology Career Options

The Online Psychology program enables a wide range in career paths including counselors, human resource professionals, social work and public health.

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$4,082* per Semester

Per 12 credit hour semester. MSU Denver offers one of the most affordable Psychology degree programs in the State of Colorado.

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Fully Online Psychology Degree

At MSU Denver you can complete your online bachelor’s in psychology with the convenience and flexibility of creating your own schedule.

Courses and Program Plan of Study

Course List and Plan

Take a look at the courses required within the Online Psychology Major along with your path to graduation.

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Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)

The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) is a program coordinated by the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education. Residents of western states may enroll in the WUE program for resident tuition if you do not already live in Colorado, but wish to study at a Colorado university.

For more information check out our WICHE WUE page.


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MSU Denver is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, the highest level of accreditation in the United States. Courses you complete online will appear on your transcript just as on-campus courses do, and the diploma you earn as an online student is identical to the diploma earned by MSU Denver campus-based students.

Prospective Students

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*Price shown is for a typical 12-credit hours semester based on the FY21-22 tuition and fee table; exact price is $4082.09 for in-state tuition with the College Opportunity Fund College Opportunity Fund (COF) applied. Price shown does not include books & supplies, transportation, health insurance, room & board, fees for specialized courses and labs, and other expenses that may be a part of the cost of your education.

One of Colorado's Top Affordable Online Colleges

Ranked by low student-to-teacher ratios, excellent financial aid packages and high graduation rates, MSU Denver provides the most bang for your buck.

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2020 Military Times Best for Vets Colleges

MSU Denver is regularly ranked as a top school for serving those who serve, with 1,207 current and former military members on campus.

Top 5 Most Innovative Schools in the West

U.S. News & World Report has recognized MSU Denver for our innovative curriculum, faculty, students, campus life, technology and facilities.

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