Associate of Arts (Psychology) DegreeAlexander College

About this Program

Level: Associate of Arts (Psychology) Degree

Discpline: Psychology

Length: 4 semesters

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Application Fee: $200.00
Tuition Fee: $17,400.00

Vancouver Campus Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Jan., 2022 Jan. 1, 2022 closed
May, 2022 May 1, 2022 open

Burnaby Campus Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Oct., 2021 Oct. 1, 2021 closed
Jan., 2022 Jan. 1, 2022 closed
May, 2022 May 1, 2022 open

Program Description

The Associate of Arts (Psychology) Degree is a two-year undergraduate degree offered by many institutions in the province of British Columbia and beyond. The Associate Degree program is designed to provide broad-based knowledge and experiences in preparation for entering the workforce, or as a foundation for further undergraduate study. Students of the Associate of Arts (Psychology) degree program will gain multi-disciplinary knowledge in the faculties of arts, humanities, and social science, and develop their critical thinking and research skills. The program also includes a customizable concentration in psychology, which allows students to explore different areas in psychology, including cognitive and abnormal psychology, data analysis, research methodology, and the scientific basis of human behaviour. The Associate of Arts (Psychology) Degree is a foundational degree consisting of 60 credits in total, typically completed over a two-year period. Program requirements include a minimum of 36 credits in arts, including 18 credits in first- and second-year psychology.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.