Bachelor of Arts
Psychology is the scientific study of the mind – from the basic mechanisms of the brain to the environmental and social influences that shape our behavior – and how the mind continues to evolve throughout the life span.
Psychology is one of the most popular majors at the UA. Our students explore the complex world of the mind and brain – how the mind and brain evolve from infancy to old age, the environmental influences that shape our behavior, and the impact of brain disorders such as autism and Alzheimer’s disease.
As a Psychology major, you will gain new insights into yourself and your relationship with the world around you. We’ll help you build the skills and knowledge you need to succeed beyond your degree – whether your career choice is psychology, medicine, law, business or education.
At one of the nation’s top-ranked Psychology departments, you’ll have access to world-class faculty and an award-winning advisory support program to help guide you toward your future career.
Cost & Eligibility
Start Your Journey into the Human Mind
Graduates of this program – one of the most popular at the UA – learn how to explore the complex world of the mind and brain, gaining new insights into themselves and others and preparing for a variety of careers in this exciting field.
Meet Your Faculty
Dr. Ashley Jordan is a well-regarded psychology professor at the University of Arizona, both online and on campus. Hear more about why she believes online education is the way of the future.
Courtney Barnes earned her degree online because it gave her the flexibility to balance school and family. She says Arizona’s passionate professors were inspirational and made a real difference in her ability to earn a degree that will help her advance her career.