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About the Department

Delve into fascinating questions of human thought, emotion, and behavior. How do the brain and the mind interact? How do social and cultural forces shape us? How do we change from birth to death? How can we use psychology to help people overcome challenges in their lives, workplaces, and communities? Gain the expertise of the psychologist through courses, internships, and faculty-led research. Our graduates are well prepared for advanced study and exciting careers.


Partners in Research

Students collaborate with faculty in 20 research labs, expanding knowledge (while having fun!).


Close Community

Small classes and active mentorship connect faculty and students in bonds that last beyond graduation.


Career Foundation

The skills and insights of the psychologist translate to many fields: law, medicine, business, and more.