Earn Your Psychology Master's
Online and Help Those in Your
Community

Pepperdine’s online psychology programs provide students with a thorough understanding of the principles of psychology in an intimate and supportive learning environment. Our programs are designed to meet the highest standards of academic excellence and focus on strengthening students for lives of purpose, service, and leadership.

Our Online Programs

Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy

Designed for aspiring licensed marriage and family therapists (LMFT) or licensed professional clinical counselors (LPCC), this program prepares students to work directly with individuals, couples, and families in need of therapeutic services. Our placement team assists you in finding a location for your field placement where you’ll gain hands-on experience working with individuals, families, and couples.

Master of Arts in Psychology

The program will expose you to essential psychological theory and practice through online classes and course work. This program provides students with a broad understanding of human behavior and the fundamental principles of the psychology field.

Master of Science in Behavioral Psychology

Featuring online course work and in-person field experiences, this program prepares students with the necessary skills to improve behaviors of individuals diagnosed with impairments such as autism, developmental disabilities, or traumatic brain injury (TBI). Our placement team assists you in finding a location for your field placement where you’ll apply behavioral concepts to real-world situations.

Why Earn Your Degree Online with Pepperdine?

  • Work with a diverse faculty and student body that values your individual perspective to foster a community of academic excellence, social purpose, meaningful service, and personal fulfillment.
  • Experience an online curriculum designed and taught by Pepperdine faculty.
  • Participate in live, interactive classes with a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio and course work accessible 24/7 via both desktop and mobile devices.
  • Enjoy a complimentary WeWork membership that gives you access to more than 240 workspaces around the globe.

Please fill out the brief form above to receive more information about these programs from our admissions team.