Psychology

The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degrees in psychology prepare students for graduate work or a position in a variety of human service careers. Graduates of these programs help people deal with the problems of everyday living at home, work and in their community.


Curriculum Highlights

  • Human Development
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Abnormal Behaviors
  • Learning and Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Processing
  • Brain-Behavior Relationships
  • Counseling Processes and Techniques
  • Common Research Methods

Psychology is ideal for those who are:

  • good listeners
  • curious
  • observant
  • patient
  • self-motivated
  • sensitive to others
  • at ease when working with others
  • strong in writing and presenting reports
  • good at science, math and critical reading
  • passionate about helping people

Department of Behavioral Sciences

POSSIBLE CAREERS AFTER GRADUATION

  • Career, marriage and family, substance abuse, behavioral disorder or educational counselor 
  • Forensic, school, social or developmental psychologist
  • Mental health technician
  • Human Resources Specialist
  • Labor relations or ergonomics consultant
  • Business or customer service manager
  • Market researcher
  • Salesperson
  • Professor
  • Chaplain
  • Pastor
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