Online Psychology Courses
Eisner Institute for Professional Studies (EIPS) offers a variety of online psychology courses and programs. EIPS is approved by the California Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education.
We offer online psychology courses at the master's and Doctoral level. We can transfer or apply the online psychology courses from the master's program to the Doctorate.
The Masters of Arts online psychology programs leads to licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) or a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC.)
The MFT and LPCC programs are approved by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS.)
Online Psychology Degree
The Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) online psychology programs are: forensic psychology, holistic psychology, spiritual psychology, clinical geropsychology, health psychology and clinical psychology.
The student can obtain an online psychology degree in Life Coaching or
Alternative Therapy. The online psychology degree is a Masters of Arts in Psychology-specialization in either Life Coaching or Alternative Therapy.
With a MA in psychology -specialization in life coaching, a graduate can practice independently. No California State license is required. After graduation, a student can gain certification as a coach. This is optional and voluntary.
A Life Coach can practice within the scope of their training and experience.
The courses in Life Coaching include:
Life and Coaching Fundamentals
Designing the Coaching Relationship
Law and Ethics for Life Coaches.
Solutions and Mindset in Coaching
Life Coaching Practicum.
Each course lasts 11 weeks. Typically two courses are taken each quarter.
With an online psychology degree, students can pursue a MA in psychology with a specialization in Alternative Therapy.
As with Life Coaching, graduates of this two year online program can practice independently.
The courses in Alternative Therapy include:
Introduction to Meditation
Expressive Arts Therapy
Rituals and Life Transitions
However, students can take a single online psychology course or a six course Certificate program. Each online psychology course last 11 weeks.
The certificate online psychology courses include: Parapsychology, forensic psychology, health psychology, holistic psychology, spiritual psychology, life coaching, and alternative therapy. These programs include six courses and take six months to complete.
One major advantage at EIPS is that we do not require a Thesis or Dissertation. On the other hand we require a Capstone which is either a position paper or a research proposal.
All of the above online psychology programs are two years..
EIPS uses an asynchronous format which allows for great flexibility in terms of time and convenience.
There is no residency requirement. We offer 100% online psychology courses.