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B.A. in Social & Behavioral Sciences

The B.A. in Social and Behavioral Sciences degree combines coursework in psychology and sociology. This major prepares students for entry-level positions in social services and/or application to graduate programs in counseling, psychology or social work. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook (2018), substance abuse, behavioral disorder and mental health counselor positions are expected to grow by 22%, much faster than the average, from 2018-2028. This major includes 39 credit hours.


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Upcoming start dates: March 11, May 6 and July 1

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Why Walsh?

  • Blended curriculum. This degree combines coursework in psychology and sociology to help you gain a competitive edge as you pursue positions within your field of interest.
  • Emphasis on ethics. As part of our Catholic mission, we stress ethics and responsibility within the coursework and the practices of this program.
  • Accelerated Format. Designed for busy, working adults, this degree can be completed by taking online courses offered in accelerated 8-week sessions.

Meet Jenn

More than 10 years from the day she started, Jennifer Stidd successfully completed the necessary courses to earn her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies.

The Walsh Advantage

•  Earn your degree online from an accredited, trusted university
•  Affordable, transparent tuition
•  Military Friendly designation 
•  Tuition deferment/payment plans available (Ask for details!)
•  Personalized attention from expert faculty
•  Earn credits for previous life experience and work training