Bachelor of Science in Psychology

A Brenau University undergraduate degree in Psychology is designed to help prepare graduates for a host of careers in mental health, education, business, public health, court systems, and family life. Small class sizes, interactive programming, and caring, professional faculty offer a unique learning experience in this 19 course, 59 credit hour degree completion program.


Features of the accelerated Adult and Graduate Studies BSP program are:

• Attend class one night a week for the BSP core – courses are scheduled to meet the same night of the week for the entire program

• Take one course at a time

• Meet weekly with a small learning team

Online Availability:

Classes start year-round

Contact 770-718-5337 or to learn about upcoming class options.

Admissions Requirements:

• Proof of high school graduation or GED completion.

• Minimum two years of full-time work experience proven with a current resume.

• A minimum of 46 credits completed at a college or university with regional accreditation.

• A cumulative 2.0 grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale of all attempted collegiate work.

• Official transcripts from all higher education institutions attended.

• Applicants whose native language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in English by providing current iBT (formerly TOEFL) scores.

Graduation Requirements:

To earn a Bachelor of Psychology, students must have satisfactorily completed the following:

• Successful completion of a minimum of 120 semester credits with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.

• Successful completion of the 59 semester credits in the BSP core program with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.

• Payment of all tuition and fees.

• Successful completion of 46 semester credits in liberal studies:

– History – 3 credits

– Civic Engagement – 3 credits (satisfied by BA 206 in BBA core)

– Global Awareness – 3 credits

– Mathematics – 3 credits

– Science / Reasoning – 10 credits (the following BBA core courses contribute 3 credits each toward this requirement: MS 205, BA 303, and BA 327)

– Fine Arts / Literature – 6 credits

– Health – 3 credits

– Writing – 6 credits

– Speaking – 3 credits

– Modern Language – 3 credits

– Other Communication – 3 credits (satisfied by BA 306 in BBA core)



General inquiries:, (770) 534-6299 or (800) 252-5119 | Admissions:, (770) 534-6100 or (800) 252-5119 ext. 6100