Bachelor of Science in


Psychology Degree

Oral Roberts University’s Bachelor of Science in Psychology is a residential program that will equip you for graduate work in any of the variety of areas within which professional psychologists function.  

More than this, our unique mission to develop Holy Spirit-empowered leaders through Whole Person Education will endeavor to assist you to better understanding yourself as well as of those around you that you interact with in the process of living. Because of this, the major is an excellent choice for students entering almost any field.

What can I do with a Psychology degree from ORU?

  • Human resources
  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • Advocacy
  • Caregiving
  • Research
  • Ministry
  • Graduate Studies Leading to a Professional Degree

What are some of the core experiences of this program?

  • Principles of Psychology 
  • Psychology of Learning and Motivation
  • History and Systems of Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Research Design and Analysis
  • Student Teaching

What makes ORU’s Psychology program stand out?

Courses in psychology are designed to give an empirical approach to the study of human behavior, a knowledge of psychological principles and an acquaintance with contemporary problems, while providing a strong Christian framework to evaluate theories, techniques and beliefs.

What about accreditation?

As a university, we meet the accreditation standards set by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Are there Psychology scholarships available?

Nearly 100% of our full-time, undergraduate residential students receive ORU grants and scholarships through academic achievement and through ORU’s premier scholarship opportunity of our Quest Whole Leader Scholarship. To learn more about financial aid, click here.

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