Psychology is the study of behavior and mental processes. Students have the opportunity to study fundamental principles of human development, learning, personality, and physiological psychology. Students also learn concepts and skills in the application of psychology to industrial, clinical, counseling, and other work settings.
Associations: National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
The Department of Psychology offers the Master of Science (M.S.) degree and the Specialist in School Psychology (S.S.P.) degree. The M.S. degree prepares students for professional practice and/or doctoral study in psychology. The S.S.P. degree prepares students for professional practice and/or doctoral study in the field of school psychology.
Accrediting Body: The S.S.P. degree is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP).