An associate degree in psychology can be an excellent starting point for further study. Herkimer College's associate degree in psychology is designed to provide a solid foundation in psychological studies which will prepare students for a successful transfer to a four-year college or university. Graduates of psychology programs can find career opportunities in fields such as clinical psychology, social work, counseling, educational psychology, art therapy, security, human resources, business management, advertising, and public relations. Earning an associate degree in psychology can help you make an informed choice on the direction of your career goals.
Official high school/secondary school transcript and diploma in English.
Obtain an original bank statement of at least US $18,658.00 in English prepared within the last six months.
TOEFL/IELTS: Not Required
Placement Test: All international students are required to take this test upon arrival.
While many positions in psychology require a bachelor’s or graduate degree, an associate degree in psychology can lead to promising careers as psychiatric technicians and aides, and social and human services assistants, among other opportunities.