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The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology helps students develop analytical and research skills - strengths that every employer values - and prepare them for a variety of careers in business, social service agencies, and others.

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Our dedicated faculty in the Department of Psychology help students:

  • understand and appreciate the scientific foundations and human service aspects of the field of psychology,
  • develop and apply oral, written, analytical and critical-thinking skills applied to psychological issues, questions and problems,
  • understand issues in contemporary psychology and recognize and apply psychological knowledge in order to provide solutions to real world problems, and
  • develop both interpersonal and intrapersonal knowledge through academic experiences and extra-curricular activities that foster self-awareness and personal growth, the development of leadership skills, and a respect and understanding for human development and human diversity.

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B.A. in Psychology Major Requirements

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