Graduates are well-prepared for careers in research, human resources, criminal justice, childcare or education, among others. Many continue their education toward becoming psychologists. The psychology job market is expected to grow by 15 percent.
Students have the opportunity to engage in scientific research alongside psychology professors in the department's many research laboratories.
Students can explore their psychology major outside of the classroom through department's student organizations, such as the Student Psychological Association.
What You'll Do
Work in professional research laboratories to gain invaluable skills and pursue new knowledge in psychology. Intern at local psychology settings, or travel nationally to workshops and conferences. Give your brain food for thought over the weekend by attending Friday afternoon colloquium sessions. Join the Student Psychological Association, or one of our other psychology-related student organizations, and bring fascinating speakers to campus or simply hang-out with like-minded students and professors. You’ll have the personal attention and support of talented, caring instructors every step of the way.