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College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Explore Human Behavior and Thought With a Psychology Degree

Wilmington University’s bachelor’s degree in psychology provides excellent preparation for a career in human services, community relations, or mental health care, or to continue on to graduate-level study. In-depth study of the brain and behavior combine with skill-building in analytic reasoning, problem solving, statistics, and interpersonal relations.

Content-Rich Psychology Degree with Trauma-Informed Approach

Not all psychology degree holders become psychologists—the degree is applicable to careers in many fields. WilmU’s B.S. in Psychology draws from a range of disciplines for a well-rounded degree that places emphasis on the complex interpersonal dynamics of the modern day workplace. A trauma-informed approach gives context for successful conflict resolution.

Accelerated Psychology Degree Options for Advanced Study

Motivated students may choose the accelerated degree path that bridges the B.S. in Psychology with WilmU’s M.S. in Applied Family Science degree, which provides master’s level training in both the generation of research-based knowledge and its translation into effective programs and policies to positively impact the well-being of children, youth and families.

A Psychology Degree with Admission Guaranteed

Offered in person or 100% online, the WilmU B.S. in Psychology is designed to provide optimum flexibility and affordability for busy people. All WilmU students benefit from low tuition rates. Plus, admission is guaranteed—with no SAT required.

The BS in Psychology program at Wilmington University is Middle States Accredited Wilmington University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
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Specialized Psychology Concentration

  • Children and Families
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Finish your psychology bachelor’s degree faster by transferring an associate degree or other credit.
40 courses 120 total credits

$1,170 per course

Cost of a typical 3-credit course taken at our
New Castle campus or online. Wilmington University tuition is based on cost-per-credit.
You only pay for the courses you need to complete your BS in Psychology degree.

Career and industry outlook for
BS in Psychology graduates.

Your WilmU bachelor’s in psychology degree sets you up for a successful career supporting your community.

Source: Emsi Economic Modeling, LLC

9.4% Job Growth

More than 53,000 Annual Openings

$36.84 Median Hourly Earnings

I decided to go to WilmU because it was affordable, close to home, and I'd heard it had a strong psychology program. I considered a few other schools, but Wilmington University was the best choice, in my opinion. — Marcus Scarfo, BS in Psychology
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