Life U’s online M.S. psychology program ranked ninth in country
November 15, 2017-In a ranking list compiled by Best Value Schools, Life University’s (LIFE’s) Master of Science in Positive Psychology online degree program ranked ninth best out of all online psychology master’s degree programs in the country.
“Our ranking took the following components into consideration: tuition cost, accessibility, academic breadth, academic uniqueness, advanced opportunities and affordability,” explains Best Value Schools spokesperson Laura Kilmartin. “Our editors noted that LIFE is one of the best values for an online psychology master’s degree program. Its academic uniqueness and multiple online concentrations helped it earn a high ranking on our list.”
LIFE launched its Master’s degree program in Positive Psychology in the fall of 2014. The program has three concentrations for students to choose from, with two (Coaching Psychology, General) being offered online and one offered on campus (Secular Ethics and Contemplative Science). As of Fall Quarter 2017, 54 students are enrolled in the M.S. Positive Psychology program, and it has had 26 conferred degrees since its inception.
“This high ranking for our online Master’s in Positive Psychology program is a tremendous affirmation of what we at LIFE already recognize – that this degree has numerous attributes that make it an attractive offering to a variety of prospective students,” notes Jana Holwick, LIFE’s Dean of College of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies.