Bachelor of Science in Psychology - General

Colorado Technical University's Bachelor of Science in Psychology - general concentration is designed to help students prepare to explore a variety of opportunities that focus on the business of people, including but not limited to work in management, administration, research and sales. The degree has several themes threading through it: workplace application of psychology, technological acumen and service to society. The degree can help students prepare towards developing the critical thinking, problem-solving, analytical frameworks, communication and leadership skills that may be useful in the twenty-first century marketplace.

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CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission www.hlcommission.org

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TOTAL CREDITS

180

PROGRAM AVAILABILITY

  • Online
  • Degree Requirements

    Courses: General Education
    COMS105 Interpersonal Communication 4.5
    COMS203 Speech Communications 4.5
    ECON210 Principles of Macroeconomics 4.5
    ECON212 Principles of Microeconomics 4.5
    ENGL104 Introductory Written Communication 4.5
    ENGL105 Professional Written Communications 4.5
    HIST101 Modern American History: 1950 to the 21st Century 4.5
    MATH102 Introduction to College Math 4.5
    MATH106 Algebra for Business 4.5
    MATH301 Data Driven Statistics 4.5
    PHIL101 Introduction to Ethics 4.5
    SCI101 Introduction to the Sciences 4.5
    SCI103 Science and Technology- Laboratory Course 1.5
    SCI201 Environmental Science and Sustainability 4.5
    SCI203 Environmental Science and Sustainability - Laboratory Course 1.5
     
    UNIV104 Academic and Career Success 4.5
    or
    HUMNELE Humanities Elective 4.5
    Total Credit Hours: 66
    Courses: Core
    ACCT201 Accounting I 4
    ACCT202 Accounting II 4
    ACCT203 Accounting III 4
    BADM150 Contemporary Business Trends 4
    BADM440 Research Design Methods and Applications 4
    FINC225 Financial Statement Analysis 4
    HRMT215 Management of Human Resources 4
    HRMT440 Managing Organizational Change 4
    IT190 Introduction to IT 4
    IT254 Spreadsheet Applications 4
    MGM335 Organizational Behavior Principles 4
    MGM316 International Business Communications 4
    MGMT115 Introductory Business Practices 4
    MGMT235 Business Law I 4
    MGMT345 Operations Management 4
    MGMT455 Business Policies and Strategies 4
    MKTG225 Introduction to Marketing 4
    MPM210 Introduction to Project Management 6
    SCM210 Introduction to Logistics/Supply Chain Management 4
     
    UNIV201 Career Planning and Management 4
    or
    MGM255 Management Fundamentals 4
    Total Credit Hours: 82
    Courses: Concentration
    MPM344 Project Risk Management 4
    MPM346 Contracts and Procurement 4
    MPM357 Project Performance and Quality Assurance 4
    MPM436 Project Cost and Scheduling 4
    MPM460 Human Resources within Project Management 4
    MPM 480 The Evolution of Project Management 4
    PM220 Project Management Tools 4
    PM430 Project Management Capstone 4
    Total Credit Hours: 32

    Total Credit Hours: 180

    The Bachelor of Science in Project Management delivered at the applicable ground campuses and Colorado Technical University’s Virtual Campus is accredited by the PMI Global Accreditation Center for Project Management Education Programs (GAC).

    CTU is a recognized provider with the Project Management Institute (PMI™) Educational Provider Program (PMI R.E.P.).
  • Tuition

    Total tuition for this degree program will vary depending on your educational needs, existing experience, and other factors.

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    Cost of this degree may be reduced based on one or more of the following:

    Students in CTU bachelor's degree programs may bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom. CTU Fast Track™ lets students earn college credit for what they already know. As a result, students can complete their degree up to 30% faster. Just as important, by passing multiple Fast Track exams, students can save up to 30% on tuition because they won’t have to pay for the classes they test out of. There’s no additional cost for the exams and no penalty if a student fails to pass.*

    Take a look at the list of current Fast Track courses and see how many courses you may be able to earn credit for.

    *The ability to reduce time in school and/or reduce tuition depends on the number of Fast Track™ tests successfully passed. Fast Track™ program credits are unlikely to transfer. Not all programs are eligible for possible 30% reduction in time and money. Courses eligible subject to change.

  • Outcomes

    This degree program is designed to provide the following skills and knowledge:

    • Demonstrate familiarity with the major concepts theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology
    • Integrate psychological principles with self, social, and organizational systems
    • Demonstrate a personal leadership style that can be applied to complex/adaptive settings
    • Construct effective strategies for self-management and self-improvement
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