Evening & Graduate Programs

Master of Arts in Psychology


Apply Now! At the University of Saint Mary, we make getting your Master of Arts in Psychology affordable, convenient, and easy. You make it rewarding!

USM has assembled a very stable all-Ph.D. faculty with years of practical field experience. They’ll be there to provide one-on-one attention and give you an advanced education in the behavioral sciences.

The curriculum of our evening psychology master’s program is directly aligned with state licensure requirements for both Kansas and Missouri—something many larger universities in the Kansas City area are unable to claim.

Students in our Master of Arts in Psychology program learn:

  • Group, social, and cultural influences, as well as cognitive, developmental, and biological influences on behavior

  • Recommended treatments and diagnostic indicators for major mental disorders

  • Common ethical issues in the mental health profession

  • Self-evaluation techniques that can improve your career development

Is it for you?

USM’s graduate psychology program eliminates hurdles and bends the curve of achievement in your favor.

  • Take accelerated classes at our conveniently-located Overland Park Campus

  • Our small class sizes encourage greater professor-student interaction

  • Your program advisor tells you, up front, exactly what courses you need to take and when, and they’re totally committed to your success

  • A majority of our students qualify for financial aid

Flexible Scheduling

The Master of Arts in Psychology degree program at USM is designed to meet the needs of busy individuals balancing work and family commitments.
We offer:

  • Flexible and individually-personalized programs

  • Evening classes that meet one night a week

  • 16-week semesters

We recommend that you submit your application materials at least three months prior to the start of the term.

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