Online Associates Degree Psychology Elective Track

Online Associates Degree Psychology Elective Track

Earn your Associate of Arts with a Psychology Elective Track Online.  Get the flexibility you need to achieve your education goals. 

You don’t need to quit your day job to complete an online Associate of Arts degree with a Psychology elective track. Let Central Christian College of Kansas help you achieve career success with a 100 percent online Associate of Arts degree with an emphasis in Psychology!

Our online Associates with an emphasis in Psychology program provides the knowledge you need to successfully leverage psychology skills in business, government, social services and healthcare.

Areas of study include:

  • Human Growth and Development
  • Social Psychology   
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Life coaching

Why Earn Your Associates Degree with a Psychology Elective Track?

You watch coworkers land jobs that give them health benefits, higher salaries and greater job security. You may be surprised to learn you, too, can become a part of this success in as few as two years by earning an associate degree.

It’s estimated that professionals with an associate degree earn $325,000 more in a lifetime than those with just a high school diploma, and job opportunities for associate degree holders are expected to grow by 17.6 percent through 2022.

In addition, earning your associate degree is a great stepping stone toward earning your bachelor’s degree. (When you earn your associate degree, you are halfway to earning your bachelor's!)

With a remarkable history that dates back to 1884, CCCK offers education for the whole person – heart, mind, body and soul. Every CCCK course is delivered 100 percent online. All classes and resources are available 24/7. Finding time to complete your degree just got a lot easier!

Why Choose CCCK to Earn Your Online Associates Degree with a Psychology Elecitve Track?

  • Online courses are six weeks for focus and ease​
  • Student Success Advisor guides you every step of the way
  • Program accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Psychology Elective Track

►Human Growth and Development (3 credits)

A study of the physical, mental, social, and personality growth and development for the full lifespan of the human being.

►Abnormal Psychology (3 credits)

Students will be exposed to the DSM-IV (diagnostic manual) and all psychological disorders from multiple perspectives. They will study many disorders, all disorders presently listed in the DSM-V, as well as case studies of disorders.

►Social Psychology (3 credits)

The study of how the individual is influenced in his or her behavior, attitudes, perceptions, emotions, and thoughts by other people.

►Physiological Psychology (3 credits)

This course provides a survey of biopsychology and the neurological basis for behavior, including a rudimentary overview concerning the physiology, anatomy and chemistry of the brain and central nervous system.

►Introduction to Life Coaching (3 credits)

In the helping profession, life coaching is becoming a recognized practice that spans the nuances of pastoral/lay counseling and professional clinical counseling. While many of the skills used in pastoral, life coaching, and clinical counseling are similar, there are differences that must be considered. Through this course, students will have the opportunity to master basic elements of life coaching and become familiar with a biblical framework for interpreting the role of coach.