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Psychology Undergraduate Program

  • Bachelor's of Science (B.S.) undergraduate major that provides students with a breadth and depth in the study of human and animal behavior.
  • Psychology course offerings will range from the study of single cells to the individual person, from small groups to communities. Students majoring in Psychology will take a minimum of 32 hours of work (approx. 10 classes).
  • Emphasis is placed on statistical analysis, understanding of the biological processes of behavior, and acquisition of research techniques and methodologies.
  • Students with Psychology majors are employed in business, education, social services, health, law, community activism, and much more.

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