Master of Arts in Psychology

Master of Arts in Psychology

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Master of Arts in Psychology




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This program is not intended to lead to certification or licensure.^

Question everything. Earn your Master of Arts in Psychology from University of the Rockies and master the art of good thinking. 

Degree Objective

In this graduate degree program, you will discover the world of human thought process, emotion, and motivation.

Discover how to implement the insights of psychology in the real-world domains of:

  • business
  • criminal justice
  • education
  • human behavior
  • organizations
  • sport

With the wisdom you develop from your graduate curriculum in psychology, you can bring out the best in people.

Degree Completion Requirements:

To fulfill the requirements for the Master of Arts in Psychology, you must successfully:

  • Complete program coursework of 39 credits; and
  • Earn a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00.

Note: The date of degree conferral recorded on the student's transcript and diploma will reflect the date the student completes all degree requirements. However, release of transcripts, diplomas, and verifications for degrees awarded are contingent upon submission of the Petition to Graduate form, payment of the graduation fee, and payment of any outstanding balances with the University.

Online Schedule

Your course schedule is flexible. Take online courses one at a time. Online courses are offered in an accelerated six-week format and can be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


Your faculty members all have earned doctorates and have recent experience practicing what they teach. At University of the Rockies, both the theory and its practical application are taught. Your instructors will enliven your discussions and enhance your feedback with real-world lessons from their workplace experience.

^Licensure Information


This program of study does not meet, nor is intended to meet, the requirements for professional licensure in the State of Colorado. The Master of Arts in Psychology program is not a licensure program.


The Master of Arts in Psychology program is not a licensure program. University of the Rockies cannot confirm whether its courses or programs meet requirements for professional licensure in your state. For information regarding professional licensure requirements in your state, you should contact the applicable licensing board or agency in your state and determine whether the program meets requirements for licensure in the state where you reside.

Additional information will be provided to you when you contact the school and during your first term in your program of study. Visit the link below for more information.

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