Psychologists explore why humans and other living things behave as they do. Our psychology major helps students understand human cognition, emotion, behavior, social interactions and mind-brain relationships. Our students have the opportunity to explore specialized topics in psychology, such as behavioral genetics, clinical psychology, child development, women’s health, and judgment and decision making.

  • Explore how humans can best adapt to change, stress and challenges in daily life

  • Enhance your critical thinking and complex reasoning skills by exploring human behavior

  • Learn the fundamentals of psychology within the historical perspective, values and ethical standards of the field, preparing you for the workforce, or to continue your specialized education