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Palmetto College

Palmetto College’s Psychology undergraduate program involves real-world applications involving the perspectives of the various subfields of psychology, and the appreciation of psychological values, in an individualized virtual learning environment involving classroom, laboratory, and applied experiences.


The Palmetto College Bachelor of Science in Psychology degree will provide you with many skills important for various work settings or graduate school programs:

  • Critical thinking
  • Written and oral communication
  • Quantitative literacy
  • Analyzing, synthesizing, evaluating information
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving
  • Civic knowledge and engagement
  • Intercultural knowledge and competence
  • Ethical reasoning and action
  • Foundations and skills for lifelong learning

Graduates with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology enter careers in such diverse areas as counseling, community mental health, research, marketing, management, corrections, social work, business, and education. Many B.S. graduates go on to further study in graduate programs in clinical, counseling, school, and experimental psychology.

Eligibility & Requirements


Total Credit Hours Earned


Overall GPA

Following Courses Completed

  • Composition
  • Composition and Literature
  • Public Speaking or Interpersonal Communication
  • Natural Science with a Lab
  • Social/Behavioral Science course
  • Humanities course
  • World Civilization
  • American Government or American History

Students who have not completed these requirements can do so at any of our Palmetto College campuses statewide, or at any technical college. To find out if you are qualified to apply for this program, please contact a Palmetto College advisor.

Palmetto College's Business Administration program is the only online business degree completion program in South Carolina to be fully accredited by AACSB International.

AACSB accreditation is the gold standard for business programs worldwide, and is held by fewer than 10 percent of all business schools around the world. Having an AACSB undergraduate business degree facilitates admission to an AACSB-accredited MBA program in the future. AACSB accreditation also ensures that a business school's curriculum is up-to-date, that business courses are taught by qualified faculty and that student learning is regularly assessed within a culture of continuous improvement.

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Hours Required 120 hrs
GPA Required 2.0

Program Length

Students taking a full-time course load can potentially complete this degree in 2 years if they have at least 60 degree applicable transfer hours.

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