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Earn your Psychology degree at UCM - Lee's Summit

Designed for busy, career-driven students, UCM offers a B.A. in Psychology completion program at UCM - Lee's Summit.

Testimonial about the B.S. in Psychology degree at UCM

"I chose Psychology at UCM because of the real-life aspect of the program and the technology in it."
- Madeline Cramer, B.A. in Psychology alumna

Testimonial about the B.S. in Psychology degree at UCM

"I've been able to experience on-the-job training while assisting Dr. Lundervold in the Behavioral Medicine Lab."
- Amy Garcia, B.S. in Psychology graduate and current Psychology graduate student

Testimonial about the B.A. in Psychology degree at UCM

"I've been able to apply what I've learned in my classes to the real world and many of my other classes."
- Sara Thomas, B.A. in Psychology graduate and current Criminal Justice graduate student

Testimonial about the B.A. in Psychology degree at UCM

"The psychology professors at UCM were more than willing to be mentors. They genuinely cared about my goals and success."
- Brittany Echols, B.A. in Psychology alumna


Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Completion Program

Convenience and Affordability

Designed for busy, career-driven students, the B.A. in Psychology program at UCM - Lee’s Summit was developed to help you complete your degree at your own pace or sooner.

Get the most from your time with convenient program options like:

  • Additional non-lab, core-curriculum options
  • Courses taught close to home or work
  • Evening courses

Sample Plan for Completing B.A. in Psychology Major Requirements

Note: This sample plan shows how the major requirements in Psychology could be completed in two years. Students should also plan to complete any remaining degree requirements such as General Education (if not coming in with a completed Associate’s degree), Modern Language Requirement, and Electives. See the UCM Undergraduate Catalog for specific degree requirements. It is assumed that students have already completed Psy 1100 (General Psychology) or the equivalent; if not, it can be taken online during the summer.

Check the complete B.A. in Psychology requirements to determine if you need additional courses to complete your degree.
About the B.A. in Psychology

FALL SEMESTER YEAR 1
Psy 1000 Orientation to Psychology – UCM Lee's Summit
Psy 3340 Social Psychology –UCM Lee's Summit
Psy 4150 Cognitive Psychology - online

SPRING SEMESTER YEAR 1
Psy 3120 Brain and Behavior – online
Psy 2130 Learning - online

 

SUMMER YEAR 1

Psy 3030 Introduction to Statistics for Psychology - online

Psy 3220 Lifespan Development – online

 

FALL SEMESTER YEAR 2
Psy 3100 Research Methods – online
Psy 4440 Abnormal Psychology –UCM Lee's Summit

 

SPRING SEMESTER YEAR 2
Psy 4310 Theories of Personality – online

Psy 4110 History of Psychology –UCM Lee's Summit