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Department ofPsychology

Academic Programs

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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To declare or change a major, minor, or emphasis, fill out the SCU Registrar's Program Petition form.

Contact Us

Lisa Whitfield, Department Chair
Cindie Simms, Academic Department Manager
Phone: 408-554-4493

Location: The Department of Psychology is located in Alumni Science Hall 200.