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Department ofPsychology

Explore the science behind the human experience

Learn how people think, feel, and behave.  Research underlying psychological processes. Gain skills for a future in any career and have a positive impact on the world.

About Our Program

The Department of Psychology offers a degree program leading to the bachelor of science in psychology. Psychology is the study of behavior, emotion, and thought using the scientific method. At the undergraduate level, the study of psychology is part of a liberal arts education. A major in psychology lays the groundwork for various careers and advanced studies, including the pursuit of graduate degrees needed for the professional practice of psychology.


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