Associates of Arts in Psychology Online Degree Program

Learn About the Fascinating World of the Human Mind

Liberty University’s School of Behavioral Sciences offers online associate degrees in psychology to help you reach your goals faster. If you are just beginning your college career, or are switching your studies into the behavioral sciences field, then an associate degree is a great way to get started.

Upon completion of an associate degree in psychology, you can pursue career options in many areas, including:

  • Administration
  • Advocacy
  • Case management
  • Community relations
  • Mental health services

Online Behavioral Sciences Associate Degrees

Psychology (A.A.)

Liberty University’s 100% online Associate of Arts in Psychology is perfect for those looking to start a career in psychology, or simply looking for an introduction to the field.

This program will explore the psychological similarities and differences between people and the roles that gender, race, ethnicity, culture, and class play in affecting human perspectives and experiences.

Psychology – Christian Counseling (A.A.)

Liberty University’s 100% online Associate of Arts in Psychology – Christian Counseling is designed to help you understand the multi-faceted aspects of Christian counseling.

This specialization will allow you to learn more about counseling from a Christian perspective, equipping you to work in the Christian counseling fields of lay ministry.

Why Choose Liberty University’s School of Behavioral Sciences for your Associate of Arts Degree?

Our online associate degree programs are designed for working professionals and those who cannot leave their jobs or families to complete a degree in a residential format. You can complete either of our psychology associate degrees 100% online. This means you can study from the comfort of your own home or office while achieving academic success, propelling you forward in the workplace and life.

What are the Benefits of Earning an Online Degree from Liberty?

Our online degree programs offer students great benefits:

  • We are recognized by multiple institutions for our academic quality, affordability, and accessibility. Our commitment to excellence also helped us rank in the top 10% of’s best online schools in America. Earning your online degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition can help set you apart from others in your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in 9 years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • Our programs are offered in 8-week course formats with 8 different start dates each year and no set login times.

Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

Undergraduate Military Benefits

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)
  • Potential college credit for military training