A Personalized Online Experience with Diverse Classmates and Faculty
Psychology@Pepperdine combines engaging online learning with local in-person placements so you can earn an esteemed graduate psychology degree without attending classes on campus.
Face-to-Face Online Classes
Attend seminar-style sessions in an online classroom where you will collaborate with approximately 14 other students who share your desire to help couples and families live in harmony. Each weekly class is taught by Pepperdine University Graduate School of Education and Psychology (GSEP) professors, who are known for their wide range of clinical experience and dedication to graduate teaching.
Insightful Course Content
Reinforce your classroom learning as you watch video lectures and analyze case studies that can be downloaded or viewed anywhere with an Internet connection. Pepperdine GSEP professors have translated our on-campus course work into online content that brings current applied psychotherapy methods to life.
Local Clinical Placements
Work with our dedicated placement team to secure placements at Pepperdine’s clinical partner sites near your area. Each placement enables you to work directly with clients while applying your classroom knowledge of interpersonal skills, group therapy, multicultural counseling, and other key concepts.
Build your professional network and develop lasting connections with classmates and faculty whose diverse life experiences and perspectives will broaden your understanding of key concepts. With 24-hour access to the online campus, you can interact with peers and professors whenever they are available, both during and outside of weekly class sessions.
Your education will be rigorous and enriched by diverse professors and classmates who share your values.
Our dedicated teams support you from the moment you inquire about the program through graduation and beyond. Whether you’re working with an admissions officer, a career specialist, or another support team member, you will receive personalized attention that will help you become a capable therapist.
Admissions officers walk you through the program details and guide you through the admissions process.
Student support advisors acclimate you to the online campus and provide live tech support during classes.
Placement specialists secure clinical sites near your community where you can gain supervised counseling experience.
Writing specialists offer individual consultations, tutoring sessions, and seminars that can improve your skills.
Career specialists help you define your professional goals, prepare for interviews, and update your resume.
Alumni of the GSEP share resources that keep you connected to the Pepperdine community after you graduate.