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Psychology Bachelor of Arts | Argosy University, Sarasota See how our Sarasota Psychology Bachelor of Arts Degree can help students pursue a career as a case manager, career or academic advisor, counselor or more. https://www.argosy.edu/locations/sarasota/arts-and-sciences-65/bachelor-of-arts-in-psychology

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The Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology degree program can provide you with the education, training, and skills to pursue entry-level human services careers, such as Case Manager, Child Care Worker, Counselor, Human Resources Administrator, Academic Advisor, Career Advisor or Social Services/Human Services Assistant.
The first step toward earning your Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology Degree is to apply today.You can learn more about financial aid options, for those who qualify, by visiting our Financial Aid & Scholarships pages, or by contacting us to request more information.

About the Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology Degree Program at Argosy University, Sarasota


The Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology Degree Program at Argosy University, Sarasota is a 120-credit hour program that gives you the opportunity to develop a broad understanding of social sciences theory and application in as little as four years. After completing a dynamic program of psychology core and elective courses, you can pursue employment, career advancement, or graduate study. This online degree program allows you to log into your classes whenever you choose, and you’ll have full access to the campus library and computer labs.
Nearly 40% of students attending Argosy University, Sarasota are pursuing their BA in Psychology, making it our most popular undergraduate degree program. The program offers concentrations in Criminal Justice, Human Services, Organizational Psychology, Child and Adolescent Studies, Advanced Studies in Psychology, and Substance Abuse.
We also offer a Masters Accelerated Program, which offers students earning their bachelor’s degree in Psychology the opportunity to take master’s level courses in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at undergraduate tuition rates and the opportunity to complete their master’s degree in less time.
Our accomplished, experienced faculty* is engaged, committed to excellence, and available to mentor students. Our Academic Resources Center is also available to provide students with consistent academic support. An on-campus learning support specialist is available for one-on-one guidance and consultation.

What knowledge and skills can I gain from completing the Sarasota Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology degree program?


Students can develop a broad understanding of social sciences theory and application. During your time at Argosy University, you’ll also have the opportunity to interact with industry professionals through role plays, case studies, and real-world experience in your selected area of concentration.

What career opportunities are there for graduates of the Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology degree program?


The program is designed to help students develop the core skills and competencies that can prepare them for a variety of entry-level human services careers, including:
  • Academic Advisors, who help students with their educational plans

  • Career Advisors, who guide individuals in pursuing or changing a career

  • Case Workers or Managers, who support and investigate cases of child and domestic abuse

  • Social Workers, who assist with local and state issues that impact the well-being of families, groups, and communities

  • Mental Health Associates, who work with medical team members to assist in creating client mental health treatment plans

Graduates have been recruited by such companies and organizations as Coastal Behavioral Healthcare and First Step of Sarasota, Inc., a nonprofit substance abuse treatment center.

How to Apply


The first step toward earning your Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology Degree is to apply today.
You can learn more about financial aid options, for those who qualify, by visiting our Financial Aid & Scholarships pages, or by contacting us to request more information.

*Credentials and experience levels vary by faculty and instructors.

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