M.A. in Psychology (General)
Students can use this degree to prepare for a doctoral program in psychology, a career in psychometry, or advancement in a career that requires a master's degree in a human services field. The flexibility of this degree allows students to have a wide variety of career futures and the course sequence can be based on each student's career goals.
Additional areas of interest
This program is intended for those interested in pursuing a Ph.D. or Psy.D., students who plan to enter a career in psychometry, and those who may be interested in clinical work in a jurisdiction that does not require a degree that conforms to the 60-credit CACREP 2016 guidelines.
For a 60-credit program that conforms to those guidelines, please see the Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology program.
The Value of a Master’s Degree
Advanced degree holders earn about 70% more over the course of their careers than professionals with only a bachelor's degree.
Learn more about how valuable a degree can be for your career path and the average salaries that come with holding an advanced degree.
Earning a master's degree from Stritch is a good investment - in YOU! This opens the door to a variety of job opportunities that can include the following...
- Psychology Technician