Learn More About Our 100% Online Programs

Learn More About Our 100% Online Programs



accelerated programs

No application fees and
free transfer credit evaluation

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Earn your degree in 2 years or less

25% discount for active military, veterans and families

1:1 attention from student success coach

Help those in your community

With a Psychology Degree from Averett University

At the intersection of brain and behavior is the fascinating field of psychology. If you have a curious mind and a calling to help others, a psychology degree from Averett University could open you to a world of possibilities. Our 100% online programs provide you with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to achieve in the virtual classroom and succeed in the real world. Transfer credits into our accelerated programs to earn your degree in either: 

Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a Concentration in Human Services

Through coursework and hands-on field experience, learn how to support diverse populations to improve quality of life and human potential.  If you have a passion for helping others and making a difference in your community, this degree is for you.

Career Options

  • Advocacy
  • Community Outreach
  • Crisis Intervention and Support
  • Youth Development

Bachelor of Science in Psychology with a Concentration in Substance Abuse Counseling

Through coursework and hands-on field experience, learn how to recognize the physical and mental effect of substance abuse and how to provide treatment. Upon completion of your program, you will be meet the educational requirements to sit for the Substance Abuse Counselor Certification Exam.  

Career Options

  • Outpatient Drug and Alcohol Treatment Centers
  • Residential Treatment Programs
  • Out-Reach and Prevention Organizations
  • State and Local Government Facilities


Averett University offers students learning experiences that mirror real-life situations. This means you can put tonight’s lesson to the test during tomorrow’s workday.

You’ll gain insight in small classes led by industry-experienced instructors.

Finally, our course formats make balancing work, family and higher education more convenient.


Learn how you can earn so much more than a degree at Averett University

Why Averett?

"I was able to receive my degree due to the flexible format and amazing faculty and staff at Averett University." 

—Barry Booth, MBA, 2021


Averett University is committed to preparing students to serve and lead as catalysts for positive change, to providing opportunities that will be transformative for our region and beyond, and to addressing needs with our high-quality academic programs.

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