Associate of Science

Monroe Community College

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  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
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  • Degree Level
    Associate of Science
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Earn your associate degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

  • Equivalent to the first 2 years of a bachelor's degree program
  • 100% online
  • 62 credits - finish in 4 semesters
  • $196 per credit hour
  • Transfer as a junior to social work, human services, public administration, social sciences, or psychology degree program
  • Developmental psychology, abnormal psychology, social psychology, psychology electives, and SUNY general education courses

Overview of Monroe CC Psychology AS - Online

The Psychology A.S. degree program from Monroe Community College prepares you for a future in many fields - human services, operations, not-for-profit, or education. A two-year psychology degree also prepares you to transfer to a four-year college, where you can pursue a bachelor's degree in psychology or social sciences.


The benefit of a psychology degree is its universal application across careers and interests. A solid understanding of effective communication, user behaviors, and emotional responses prepare students for careers in industries not limited to therapy and counseling. Psychology graduates pursue marketing careers, management positions, community outreach, employee assistance programs (EAP), and non-profit work. 

The psychology curriculum at Monroe Community College lays the groundwork for a general understanding of psychology, from developmental and social psychology to research methods and statistics. You'll also have the opportunity to expand your knowledge with additional courses in the social and natural sciences, writing, and humanities.

Psychology courses in the associate degree program

  • Intro to Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Research Methods
  • Psychology Electives

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What's an associate degree?
An associate degree usually takes two years of study and prepares students for employment or transfer to a bachelor’s program at a four-year university.

How do I enroll?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee (if applicable)
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records

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