Associate in Arts, Psychology

Degree Information

Academic Plan

AA Associate in Arts, Psychology

Academic Plan Code




MCCCD Program Detail

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Behavioral Science and Human Services


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Students must earn a grade of C or better in each course in the program. + indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.

The Associate in Arts (AA), Psychology provides the first two years of a four-year curriculum for students who wish to specialize in psychological sciences or are preparing for graduate programs in psychology or related fields. With a bachelor`s degree, students may pursue numerous careers such as mid and top-level managers, market research analysts/specialists, human resources specialists/managers, social and human service assistants, psychiatric technicians, survey researchers, and probation officers/correctional treatment specialists. Most careers in psychology require graduate work. With a graduate degree, students may pursue a number of careers, including but not limited to: psychologists (industrial-organizational, clinical, counseling, and school), research scientists, psychiatrists, neuropsychologists, statisticians, teachers, and human factors engineers.

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