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LSUA's Online Psychology Program Recognized as One of the Nation's Best

by Sarah Black | Nov 02, 2018
LSUA's online psychology program ranks 38th in the country.

Affordable Colleges Online has recognized the LSUA Psychology Department as offering one of the best online programs in the country.

In the ranking, LSUA comes in 38th in the U.S. and is the highest ranked online psychology program for any school in Louisiana.

“The Psychology faculty at LSUA have dedicated themselves to creating and offering high quality learning experiences in both an online and on-campus environment,” says Dr. Mary Boone Treuting, Chair of the Department of Psychology. “Our online degree is equal to our successful traditional degree in terms of expectations and knowledge gained. We are committed to providing a variety of psychology courses that will prepare our students for employment or continued education at a masters or doctoral level. We consider our students’ success our success and work to personalize the online experience at LSUA.”

Only accredited, public, and not-for-profit institutions with at least one online program were eligible for the rankings. Data included acceptance rates, cost of tuition, number of full-time students, and graduation rates.

“The Accelerated Online Degree programs at LSUA allow students flexibility to continue their education while meeting work, family, or other obligations. Students take two classes at a time for seven weeks, and then have a one-week break. Online students also have access to the same campus resources that on-ground students have including tutoring, advising, library access, and more,” says Teresa Seymour, Director of Distance Learning.

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