ASPIRE's Psychology degree is designed to accelerate your career path by delivering a basic understanding of the theories, methods and applications of modern psychology. You'll increase your understanding of human nature, as well as gain a foundation for further study at the graduate level.
A Bachelor of Arts in Psychology will prepare you for careers in a variety of fields, including:
Marriage and Family Therapy
Alcohol and Drug Counseling
Human Resources Administration
Community Relations Director
Some of these occupations may require additional coursework in another area.
"I enjoyed every aspect of the ASPIRE program online. I liked being able to work at my own pace, and despite being online it never felt like I was disconnected in any way. I could easily email my instructor if I had questions or another classmate with just a click of the mouse."
- Amber Wilson, Class of 2016
"I chose the online method because I have four young children, and it was very convenient for me. I really liked being able to set my own schedule."
- Elizabeth Senzell, Class of 2016
"I feel it is quality education taught by quality teachers. The teachers not only taught the information well but were encouraging in the process. I really feel like I’ve had several coaches along the way."
- Gregory Morales, Class of 2015
"It is a great way to get a degree in a shortened period of time. The fast pace and intensity are well worth it. Also, the class size and cohort structure is exceptionally valuable and helpful."
- John Cravens, Class of 2014
"I chose to attend Simpson because I knew it was time to follow my passion of working with children and families,” she said. “I decided to major in psychology, a subject that I have loved since high school."
- Tiffany Wright, Class of 2013