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Online Master’s in Psychological Studies

Master of Education

Non-Licensure | 36 credits

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Why Choose Cambridge College Global?

Cambridge College Global offers an affordable, world-class education, literally at your fingertips. Our online learning platform is ideal for today’s busy working adult. We understand the need for access to high-quality online degrees and provide programs that are:


Courses are 100% online, allowing you to study anytime and anywhere.


Career-focused coursework is led by faculty with real-world experience.


Cambridge College is regionally accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

Classes Start 07/08/24 Request Information Now

Get your master's degree in as little as 14 months.

Help Others and Advance Your Career

Psychological principles underscore everyday interactions relevant to many careers. As a Master of Education in Psychological Studies student, you’ll explore a broad range of psychological principles and target your specific areas of interest, from human development to trauma studies. This elective-driven master’s degree program gives you the opportunity to refine your skills, gain valuable knowledge and experience personal development.

While graduation from this program does not make you eligible for a clinical license, you can explore dynamic psychological principles for use in the classroom and beyond. Thanks to the flexible, asynchronous scheduling of this fully online program, Cambridge College Global can help you take the next step in your career while still working full-time.

What You Will Learn in this Online Psychological Studies Program

Unlike other Master of Education programs, the online psychological studies program is primarily elective-based. This gives you the unique opportunity to tailor your education to fit your interests and career path. Here are a few topics you will learn as you study at your own pace:

  • Comprehensive understanding of psychology
  • Critical thinking
  • Analytical skills
  • Self-awareness and personal growth
  • Communication and personal skills
  • Versatile career opportunities
  • Preparation for further education

The program covers both a broad and in-depth understanding of the field of psychology. This includes coursework in career development, human development, trauma, addiction, and cognitive therapies. An emphasis on critical thinking, problem-solving skills, and in-depth analysis seeks to apply the psychological knowledge base in both personal and professional contexts.

As a professional at the intersection of education and psychology, you can also benefit from the interpersonal skills and effective communication training in this master’s in education program. The coursework is highly applicable not only to students of psychology but also professionals in human resources, marketing, counseling, and education. You’ll also have many opportunities for self-reflection to promote personal development and a more in-depth understanding of the people you encounter in your personal and professional life.

Is the Online Master of Education in Psychological Studies Program Right for You?

If you’re looking for a master’s degree that can not only promote career development but also encourage personal development, then a Master of Education in Psychological Studies may be right for you. This dynamic program allows you to deepen your understanding of human behavior and mental processes to better serve your clients or students. Consider this degree option if you’re a health or human services professional, educator, life coach, mentor, or student seeking a doctoral degree. According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, psychology-related jobs are projected to increase by 31%.

Cambridge College Global offers some of the lowest costs per graduate credit as a private institution. Students can study at their own pace, making it a convenient option for working adults to earn a master’s degree while still working full-time. The program is asynchronous, which allows you to set your own schedule as you study the five-week courses and prepare to earn your Master of Education in Psychological Studies degree.

The program doesn’t require a GRE or MAT test score. Upon graduation, you may have a potential for increased compensation, depending on your employment. Graduates also may benefit from higher admissions rates to doctoral degree programs, according to some studies.

General Admission Requirements

Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our 8 graduate sessions. You can apply at any time and get a decision within days of submitting all required materials.

For more details, fill out the Request More Information form and an admission counselor will contact you. Your admission counselor can also help you explore financial options and walk you through the application process, which involves completing a graduate application and providing undergraduate transcripts.

Program/School-Specific Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • Interview with and approval of the SOPC Admissions Committee and acceptance by the dean.
  • Current Résumé
  • Personal Statement - Write a 1-2 page essay (250-500 words) describing your reasons for obtaining a degree from Cambridge College, your professional experience and goals, and your academic background.


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