By gaining a foundation of the philosophy and principles of science, theory, methods, and statistics, you will apply psychological principles and methods to understanding and solving real-world problems.
Challenge yourself by questioning preconceptions, showing tolerance of differing views, and collaborating with faculty and peers on projects inside and outside the classroom.
With an emphasis on experiential learning and laboratory courses, the psychology major provides you an excellent background to join the workforce upon graduation or to continue your education in graduate school.
Learn how the brain and nervous system function and affect behavior and cognition by pursuing a neuroscience minor. Classes cover a range of subjects, including cellular biology, language, and evolution.
Specifically designed for students in related major fields and those interested in pursuing a career in the allied health professions, the neuroscience minor provides you access to upper-level courses outside your major by waiving most prerequisites for qualifying students.