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Psychology, or the study of the mind, is a demanding and rewarding field full of constant developments. If this excites you, then this career path may be right for you. At Faulkner University in Montgomery, Alabama, our online Bachelor of Science in General and Clinical Psychology will help you prepare for a bright future and successful career.

What Is Clinical Psychology?

Psychology is the scientific discipline that studies the mind, emotions, and behavior. The field is constantly changing and growing, making it an exciting field to work in as more and more doors continue to open for qualified individuals. Some professionals may work in clinics and hospitals, while others support the students and staff at a school. And then others are engaged in research and publishing to further the public’s understanding of how the mind works.

At Faulkner University, we can help you prepare for this promising career path through our online Bachelor of Science in General and Clinical Psychology degree program. You’ll have the opportunity to explore the different specializations of psychology while developing the necessary skills to succeed in your setting of choice after graduation.

About Our Curriculum

We believe the most successful careers are founded on a broad academic foundation. In keeping with this mindset, Faulkner University’s degree plan requires students to complete a handful of core courses alongside their specific degree path. Not only will these courses expand your horizons and understanding, but they will also teach valuable knowledge and skills to apply to your career in psychology.

Once you have completed the core curriculum, you’ll be able to complete psychology-heavy courses toward your Bachelor of Science in General and Clinical Psychology degree. These options are hand-selected by our expert staff and instructors as the best we can offer to a student interested in psychology. Meanwhile, you’ll enjoy the freedom to customize your education to reflect your interests with a range of free electives, totaling 18 credit hours.

Unlock the Benefits of Online Learning

The online format of our Bachelor of Science in General and Clinical Psychology makes this degree path accessible to students who otherwise may have obstacles to learning on campus. Earn your degree from anywhere in the country by completing courses and assignments whenever and wherever is most convenient for you. Online learning is optimal for students with hectic daytime schedules, including childcare or other family commitments, as well as for those who must continue to work full-time while pursuing their degree.

Study General and Clinical Psychology at Faulkner University

If you are excited by the opportunities offered by a career in psychology, you can get started now. Based in Montgomery, Alabama, Faulkner University’s robust Bachelor of Science in General and Clinical Psychology degree can help you develop the skills you need for a successful career in a variety of workplace settings. Contact us to learn more about our online general and clinical psychology degree, review our admissions requirements and tuition information, and when you’re ready, apply to Faulkner University.

Please note that you must complete and print our Official Transcript Request form and submit it to all previously attended schools with the appropriate fee when applying.

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Admission Requirements

  • Must be a high school graduate with a regular or advanced diploma or have a GED certificate
  • If out of high school for less than five years, ACT (minimum 18 composite) or SAT (minimum 970) scores are required. ACT or SAT scores are not required for anyone having graduated high school more than five years ago.
  • ACT or SAT scores are not required for transfer applicants with a minimum of 24 transferable hours from a regionally accredited college or university.


2024 - 2025 Financial Information

Adult – Montgomery Campus $325 per semester hour
Adult/AA – Birmingham Extension Center $325 per semester hour
Adult/AA – Huntsville Extension Center $325 per semester hour
Adult/AA – Mobile Extension Center $325 per semester hour
Military Qualified Students (60 hours or less) $250 per semester hour
General Fee $350 per semester ($250 if 11 hours or less)
Online Course Fee $75 per semester hour
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