Inside Look

What is Psychology?

By Dr. Richard Osbaldiston, Personality and Social Psychology

Psychology makes the perfect launching pad for practically any career that you choose.  Psychology is the science of mind and behavior, and any time you are interacting with other people, psychological principles are in play.

Meet Academic Advisor Treva Macy

Get to know Treva Macy, an academic advisor for EKU Online programs at Eastern Kentucky University. Treva advises online students every step of the way -- from enrolling for classes to preparing for graduation. At EKU, we’re committed to your success. You have our full support.

Enhance your online psychology degree with a concentration

Psychology is one of the most popular majors in the country, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.  The strong academic foundation and critical thinking, communication and problem-solving skills it builds make this degree an excellent stepping stone into a number of careers, spanning a wide variety of fields.

Accreditation & Rankings

Eastern Kentucky University holds the highest level of accreditation available. EKU is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS*). This regional accrediting body is recognized by both the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA**) and the United States Department of Education (USDE).