The only difference would be some of the electives and general education requirements. BA degrees usually have a foreign language requirement. You probably would have to take more math, sciences, and computer classes (and less language and social science classes) with a BS. When I was looking at BA/BS programs, I noticed social science programs that had a BS made students take more statistics classes and more Biology/chemistry classes. They also had to take neuro-Psychology and study the brain/brain chemcials in depth. However, these classes will help better prepare you for graduate school. If you want to take the Social Psychology route, then a BA would be fine... otherwise, go for the BS. Generally, BA degrees require a specific amount of foreign language classes in order to graduate. In contrast, you usually have to take more reasoning classes ( i.e. math or philosophy) to graduate with a BS. It depends on the institution and the psychology department within the school as to which focus they prefer.
The BA has a broader scope, with a strong emphasis on the humanities, theoretical and general knowledge in a recognized discipline, interdisciplinary field, or of a professional study.
The BS is more of a focused approach with a science base to include a balance of liberal arts, technological knowledge, math and computer oriented skills, and practical skills needed for a particular discipline within the field
depends what you want to do.
If BS means bachelors, yes. But if BS means Bachelors of science, no, you can have a bachelors of arts (BA) as well.
Yes. Many MBA programs actively seek and accept graduates BA or BS of psychology.
BS stands for Bachelor of Science as opposed to BA which stands for Bachelor of Arts
Usually, the difference between a BA and a BS, is the amount of general education courses required to complete the degree for graduation purposes. The BS is usually more career oriented with more course particular to the field. The above statement is true. However, in the job market, it doens't matter much which degree is attained.
Doesn't matter. Equally valuable. If you want to do it right, get a doctorate.
There is no better. Depends what you future goals are. Pick the degree which fits your future goals. Want a study in Adolescent BiPolar Disorder or Dual Diagnosis study which requires a BS or A Ba. So you can work with either a BS or a BA??
There isn't much with a BA/BS in psychology you can do. You have to go on to grad work to become a psychologist.
BA is a Bachelor of Arts. BS is a Bachelor of Science. They are both three to five year degrees.
Nothing, other then one is a degree of the arst and the other is a degree of science. They hold the same meaning
Anything with a BA Bachelor's of Arts compared to BS Bachelor's Science. Also known as the soft (BA) and Hard (BS) degrees.ExamplesBA degrees# Psychology # Sociology # Art BS degrees# Math # Computer Sciences # Biology
A bachelor's degree in psychology is a BA, not a BS. There are graduate programs as well like the Masters degree. Doctorate degrees are divided into two: PhD and PsyD. The difference is that with a Ph.D a person can work in clinical work as well as academia. However with a PsyD the only work available is in the clinical field. The reason is that PhD students are involved in research, unlike the PsyD students.You can have a BS in psychology. It's a Bachelor's of Science. In order to have a BS in psychology your major would be Psychology but you would have to minor in a math or science. I would have to say a BS is better.
You just pick either one . It does not matter!
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The advantage and disadvantages would depend on what the person wants to do after the BS or BA. If continuing to graduate school, it would be best to speak with an academic adviser for the graduate program in which the person wants to enroll. They could tell you what the preference is. The most basic difference is BA degrees usually have a foreign language requirement and BS degrees do not. ! It all depends on your post graduate studies. If you want to go into clinical psychology BS would seem to be more appropriate, whereas family psychologists are more appropriated to a BA degree for they use language interpretations in therapy. The degree only differs in the additional subjects, the psychology stays the same.
BS = Bachelor of Science BA = Bachelor of Arts
BS = Bachelor of Science BA = Bachelor of Arts
It is not so much a question of need, but of approach and focus to the field. The following is a brief overview of the differences between a BA and BS.The Bachelor's of Arts degree (BA) has a broader scope, with a strong emphasis on the humanities, theoretical and general knowledge in a recognized discipline, interdisciplinary field, or of a professional study.The Bachelor of Science degree (BS) is more of a focused approach with a science base to include a balance of liberal arts, technological knowledge, math and computer oriented skills, and practical skills needed for a particular discipline within the field.
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BA - Bachelor of Arts BS - Bachelor of Science Both are college degrees
In college a BA is a bachelors degree of arts. A BS is a bachelors degree in science. Most students get a BA.