Earn a Master of Arts in Psychology Online from Pepperdine

Master Psychological Principles and Advance Your Career with OnlinePsychology@Pepperdine

No GRE Required

The Pepperdine Difference

Pepperdine is a community marked by Christian values, academic excellence, and innovative leadership. Our program will do more than prepare you for the next phase of your career—it will empower you to pursue fulfilling work rooted in meaningful service and purposeful leadership.

Pepperdine’s online Master of Arts in Psychology program is designed for students who want to gain a thorough understanding of human behavior and psychological principles.

You will follow the same curriculum that is taught on campus, delivered through insightful online course work, face-to-face online classes, and volunteer experience.

  • Prepare to pursue doctoral study or a human services-related career.

  • Apply psychological concepts and a practical understanding of human behavior to a variety of careers outside of psychology, such as program management, corporate recruiting, and market research analysis.

  • Develop an understanding of psychotherapy techniques, personality and intelligence, and mental and emotional disorders.

  • Learn from Pepperdine faculty with diverse clinical expertise.

  • Gain experience volunteering in person at an agency near your area.

  • Choose from four cohort start dates per year.