EKU Online Psychology Degrees Make Top 10, Recognized for Value and Quality

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Eastern Kentucky University’s online psychology degree programs received praise in spring 2018. The bachelor’s degree is among the top ten best substance abuse counseling degrees according to SR Education Group. The master’s degree in industrial-organizational psychology was named among the best online master’s degrees in psychology in the country by BestColleges.com.

SR Education Group ranks schools based on affordable tuition costs and academic strength. They rated the EKU Online bachelor’s degree in psychology with a concentration in substance abuse #8 in the category of Online Bachelor's Substance Abuse Counseling Degrees and also ranked it #15 among Most Affordable Online Bachelor's Substance Abuse Counseling Degrees. Data was compiled using university websites and academic test scores from the National Center for Education Statistics.

The EKU Online psychology degree allows graduates to follow their own meaningful career path through seven different concentration options. Students who elect the substance abuse concentration develop an understanding of what abuse is and how it affects individuals, families and communities. This path prepares individuals for graduate school, as well as for diverse careers such as clinical psychologist, substance abuse counselor, victim’s advocate or health educator.

The EKU Online master’s degree in Industrial-Organizational Psychology prepares students for careers that address human and organizational problems in the work setting. Best Colleges noted that the degree upholds the guidelines of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP). What’s more, it has a lower per credit hour tuition cost than the top four programs in the country.  

Published on June 11, 2018