RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES

Faculty members are active researchers producing scholarly work in many areas of psychology. Student involvement in research is a central part of our degree program.

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Psychology

The Department of Psychology provides students with a background in both basic and applied psychology. Our degree prepares students for either graduate study or for one of the many careers in which the science of behavior is applicable.

We offer bachelor's and master's degrees in psychology with a strong emphasis on the development of research and analytical skills. A diverse range of classes are available in areas such as social, cognitive, personality, life-span development, clinical and abnormal, physiological, perception, industrial/organizational and evolutionary psychology.

DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS
  • Honors curriculum available

  • Students acquire skills that are highly valued by employers, such as analyzing data, communicating complex information and understanding human behavior

  • Research Incubator for Psychology Students (RIPS) program provides students with the opportunity to gain research experience

  • Psychology 101 research participants have access to the Experimetrix website

 

DID YOU KNOW?

A recent report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers revealed psychology to be the most sought-after liberal arts degree by employers.

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Psychology students at Southeastern can participate in the science and profession of psychology through this unique honor society. Psi Chi provides members with many volunteer and networking opportunities.