The Psychology major is designed for students to study the science of human and animal behavior. Departmental courses provide the student with the opportunity to gain a general understanding in four different areas: Cognition and Neuroscience, Culture and Development, Social and Personality, and Clinical and Health Psychology. Courses include hands-on laboratory and field work experiences for students to gain competency and skills within the field of Psychology.
Courses within the department are designed to prepare students for graduate studies in a variety of fields ranging from legal, medical, research or business and equip them with marketable skills for a complex, dynamic global workforce.
Student learning opportunities culminate in senior capstone experiences including a required senior research thesis and options for internships in a variety of legal, clinical, educational, political and business settings. Additional research or field experience can be achieved through Independent Study and/or Internship.
Major requirements include Psychology 101, 301, 302, 303, 400, any three of the following: Psychology 304, 305, 306, 307, 312, 313, 315 plus any three of the following: Psychology 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 211, 308, 309, 310, 311, 314, 316, 402, 403.
|Humanities I||Humanities II|
|Freshman English 103||Freshman English 104|
|Humanities III||Humanities IV|
|Psychology 301||Psychology 302|
|Psychology 303||Psychology 401|