William James College

Master of Arts in Psychology


One Wells Ave

Newton, MA 02459

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Psychology

Format: Online

Program Description:

William James College's MA in Psychology program is a 1 -year online Master's program designed for students who are seeking an advanced degree and looking to understand psychological research and theory and apply that knowledge to real-world situations. Students can also complete the Psychology Master's program part-time in 6 semesters. Graduates can explore jobs as Employment Specialists, Research Coordinators, Intake Counselors, Victim's Advocates, Family Services Workers, Probation Officers, and more.  Employment settings can include Law Enforcement, Colleges, K-12 schools, Non-Profit organizations, Social service agencies, among other settings. William James College is a college of psychology and is approved by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) and by the Massachusetts Department of Higher Education SARA. Students can be admitted for Fall (late-August), Spring (January) and Summer (May).


• New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) • American Psychological Association (APA) – Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program and School Psychology Doctoral Program • National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)- Approval – MA/CAGS and PsyD in School Psychology • Behavior Analyst Certification Board – Verification- MA in Applied Behavior Analysis • International Coach Federation (ICF) – Approval – Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other separate health profession school

Locale: Midsize Suburb

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