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Catawba Cited as One of Most Affordable Small Colleges for Psychology Degree

December 7, 2015

Category: Academics, Psychology, Students

Best-Psychology-Degrees-Most-Affordable.pngCatawba College was recently ranked among the most affordable small colleges for a psychology degree in the U.S. by Best Psychology Degrees.

The ranking was created using information from the National Center for Education Statistics' College Navigator database and Best Psychology Degrees editors highlighted the school's practicum experiences in community settings.

The ranking's online description of Catawba's psychology degree reads like this: "This affordable psychology degree provides a generalist approach for students intending to use their skills in entry-level jobs or to continue with studies to become a licensed psychologist. The major consists of 30 core and elective credits that students can shape to create a personalized program of study. Many decide to double-major in sociology, law, recreation or education for enhanced degree marketability. Core classes cover behavioral science, social psychology, learning and cognition, personality, child and adolescent development, abnormal psych and experimental psychology. Practicum experiences in community settings accompany coursework.

Catawba's net price for the psychology degree is listed as $19,665 per year.

Best Psychology Degrees' mission is to provide high-quality, well-researched rankings and other resources for individuals considering a career in psychology. The complete article and a high-resolution award badge can be found at

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