Find your direction and follow it with an online degree in psychology from Northern Vermont University Online.

Scholarships for Vermonters

Through funding from the Vermont State Legislature, Northern Vermont University is excited to offer ways to help transferring Vermonters Do North. Visit to learn more.

Act quickly, scholarships are only available for the 2022-2023 academic year

Psychology is the study of human behavior. It’s an ever-evolving field of science that touches every aspect of our lives. Psychologists work in laboratory and non-laboratory settings, explore complex personal and societal issues, use their research to improve lives, and help individuals and groups overcome challenges and improve performance.

Earn your associate or bachelor degree in psychology

Two degree options with limitless opportunity. Whether you choose to earn an associate or bachelor degree, our high-impact online psychology program will prepare you for a career in psychology and human services.

Psychology at Northern Vermont University

The psychology curriculum at NVU is comprehensive and thorough. Our faculty push you to question contentious issues in psychology and explore the psychological aspects of everything from the Civil War to gender to aging. You’ll learn the fundamentals of psychology and research, develop critical-thinking skills, and learn to analyze and integrate information from other disciplines to the field of psychology. A broad choice of electives in developmental, abnormal and social psychology allow expand your knowledge and allow you to tailor your degree toward a particular interest. As a culminating experience, with the support of your advisor, you’ll complete and document an internship or advanced research project in your home community.

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Spring classes start January 23.

Students enrolled in our 100% NVU Online degree programs pay the same discounted rate no matter where they live.

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