On campus & online psychology degree programs are offered by Regent University.

B.S. in Professional Studies – Psychology

College of Arts & Sciences

Ranked Among Top National Universities, U.S. News & World Report, 2019 & 2020

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Nearly 90% of full-time faculty hold the highest degree in their field

Over $24 million in institutional scholarships & aid for 2018-19

Connect Mind, Body & Spirit through an In-Person or Online Psychology Degree.

Want to get at the heart of human behavior? Our on-campus and online Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies – Psychology equips you to gain in-depth understanding of the psyche, therapy techniques and theories so you can help others maximize their potential. This interdisciplinary degree also develops your core knowledge in communication, leadership and management.

Gain Insight and Understanding

Examine how science and faith apply to mind, body, emotion, spirit, language and social development.

Fast Track Your Degree

Apply existing college and military credit toward your degree. Check your transfer credits.

Learn from the Best

Presented from a Christian perspective, this degree is supported by our respected faculty in Virginia Beach.

ALIGN YOURSELF WITH EXCELLENCE

Regent has been ranked among Top National Universities by the U.S. News & World Report for two consecutive years (2019 and 2020). Our programs have also been ranked by it as the #1 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in Virginia for 8 years in a row. Experience the Regent difference through the Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies – Psychology program.

On Campus | Online Psychology Degree

8-Week Course Sessions

Transfer-Friendly Degree Program

Online | On Campus

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TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 120+

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Take Your Career to the Next Level

On completing the B.S. in Professional Studies – Psychology degree program, online or on campus in Virginia Beach, you will be able to:

  • Apply psychological understanding of human nature, spiritual struggles and change and development.
  • Employ motivational techniques.
  • Better interact with colleagues, clients and consumers.

Career Opportunities

  • Nonprofit Administration
  • Corporate Training & Development
  • Ministry Development
  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Graduate work in your chosen discipline

67%

Higher median usual weekly earnings for workers with a bachelor's degree versus a high school diploma.

- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2019

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Admission requirements vary based on the stage you're at in life. Select a link below to learn how to apply.

2019-20 Tuition Rates

Program Type Tuition

On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours

 

  • $8,610 (block rate)
  • $605/credit hour
  • $574/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)
*Average number of credits per semester.

 

  • $395/credit hour
  • $450/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150


$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)

$700/semester

$550/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

Some courses in theater, animation, cinema television or science labs carry an additional fee

2020-21 Tuition Rates

Program Type Tuition

On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours

 

  • $8,610 (block rate)
  • $574/credit hour
  • $574/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)
*Average number of credits per semester.

 

  • $395/credit hour
  • $450/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150


$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)

$750/semester

$600/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

Some courses in theater, animation, cinema television or science labs carry an additional fee

Show the list of all course fees.

Learn more about scholarships and financial aid.