Free Online Advanced Psychology Courses from Top Universities

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There are several advanced psychology courses offered online for free by top universities, including the University of California - Berkeley and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. These classes cover issues in areas like psychological analysis and developmental psychology.
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Free Advanced Psychology Courses

Students can find advanced psychology courses are two prominent U.S. schools. Courses provide instruction in areas such as hypothesis formulation and testing in psychology, biological and personality development, enlightenment and meditation techniques.

University of California (UC) - Berkeley

UC Berkeley's free courses in psychology are available in audio and video formats. Class topics include psychology testing used in research and data analysis, such as the Mann-Whitney U test, developmental psychology from childhood to adolescence and Buddhist psychology.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Online learners at MIT can take a graduate course to learn advanced concepts in the development of cognition and affect. Topics include emotions, social relations and biology.

Free Online Advanced Psychology Courses at a Glance

Course & School Program Level Format Assignments Quizzes & Exams Downloadable
Psychology 101 course from University of California - Berkeley Undergraduate Audio, Video No No Yes
Psychology 107 course from University of California - Berkeley Undergraduate Audio No No Yes
Psychology 140 course from University of California - Berkeley Undergraduate Audio, Video No No Yes
Evolutionary Psychology course from Massachusetts Institute of Technology Graduate Text Yes No Yes

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    1. Northcentral University

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    Doctorate
      • PhD in Psychology - Gender Studies
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      • PhD in Psychology - Industrial Organizational Psychology
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      • DMFT - Military Family Therapy
      • PhD in Psychology - Health Psychology
    Master's
      • M.A. in Psychology - General Psychology
      • M.A. in Psychology - Gender Studies
      • MS - Health Psychology (MSPSYHL)
      • MS - Industrial/Organizational Psychology (MSPSYIO)
      • MS - Forensic Psychology (MSPSYFS)
      • MS - Child & Adolescent Developmental Psychology (MSPSYCAD)
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    2. Saint Leo University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS: Psychology
    Bachelor's
      • BA: Psychology
      • BA: Psychology - General
      • BA: Psychology - Experimental
      • BA: Psychology - Clinical/Counseling
      • BA: Psychology - Developmental
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    3. Grand Canyon University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Ph.D. in General Psychology - Cognition and Instruction
      • Ph.D. in General Psychology - Industrial and Organizational Psychology
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      • Doctor of Philosophy in Counselor Education and Supervision
    Master's
      • M.S. Psychology with an Emphasis in Gerontology
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      • MS in Psychology: General Psychology
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      • MS in Psychology: Industrial & Organizational Psychology
      • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with Emphasis in Grief and Bereavement
    Bachelor's
      • BS in Psychology
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    4. Purdue University Global

    Program Options

    Master's
      • MS in Psychology - Forensic Psychology
      • MS in Psychology
      • MS in Educational Psychology
      • Master: Psychology/Applied Behavioral Analysis
      • Master: Psychology/Addictions
    Bachelor's
      • BS in Psychology in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
      • BS in Psychology in Addictions
      • BS in Psychology in Applied Behavior Analysis
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    5. Colorado Christian University

    Program Options

    Master's
      • Counseling, M.A.
      • Counseling, M.A. Online
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      • Psychology, B.S.
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    Associate's
      • Psychology, A.S.
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    6. Biola University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • Online BS in Applied Psychology
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    7. New England College

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • BA in Psychology
      • BA in Psychology/Applied Behavioral Analysis
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      • AA in Psychology
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    8. Regent University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • Ph.D. in Counseling & Psychological Studies
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      • Ph.D. in Counseling & Psychological Studies - Human Services/Student Affairs
      • Ph.D. in Counseling & Psychological Studies - International
    Master's
      • M.S. in General Psychology - Industrial-Organizational Psychology
      • M.S. in General Psychology - Leadership Coaching
      • M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
      • M.A. in Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling
      • M.S. in General Psychology
      • M.S. in General Psychology - Marriage & Family
    Bachelor's
      • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Psychology
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    9. Walden University

    Program Options

    Doctorate
      • PhD in Psychology - BS Entry - Teaching
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      • PhD in Psychology - Related MS Entry - Health Psychology
      • PhD in Psychology - Related MS Entry - Social Psychology
    Master's
      • MS in Psychology - General (Career)
      • MS in Psychology - General (Prep)
      • MS in Psychology - Self Design (Career)
      • MS in Psychology - Self Design (Prep)
      • MS in Psychology - Health Psychology (Career)
      • MS in Psychology - Health Psychology (Prep)
    Bachelor's
      • BS in Psychology - MS AIM Track
      • BS in Psychology - Applied Psychology
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    10. Colorado Technical University

    Program Options

    Bachelor's
      • B.S. - Psychology
      • B.S. - Psychology - Organizational Behavior
      • B.S. - Psychology - Consumer Behavior

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Northcentral University

  • PhD in Psychology - Gender Studies
  • PhD in Psychology - General Psychology
  • M.A. in Psychology - General Psychology
  • M.A. in Psychology - Gender Studies

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Saint Leo University

  • MS: Psychology
  • BA: Psychology
  • BA: Psychology - General

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Grand Canyon University

  • Ph.D. in General Psychology - Cognition and Instruction
  • M.S. Psychology with an Emphasis in Gerontology
  • BS in Psychology

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Purdue University Global

  • MS in Psychology - Forensic Psychology
  • MS in Psychology
  • BS in Psychology in Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • BS in Psychology in Addictions

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Colorado Christian University

  • Counseling, M.A.
  • Psychology, B.S.
  • Psychology, A.S.

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Biola University

  • Online BS in Applied Psychology

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New England College

  • BA in Psychology
  • BA in Psychology/Applied Behavioral Analysis
  • AA in Psychology

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Regent University

  • Ph.D. in Counseling & Psychological Studies
  • M.S. in General Psychology - Industrial-Organizational Psychology
  • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Psychology

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