What makes humans tick? Why do we do what we do? Psychology is a fascinating field; it’s the study of human behavior and mental processes. Majoring in psychology means delving into human development, personality and physiological psychology.
You will learn history, theory, concepts and skills in the application of psychology to industrial, clinical and other settings. Your studies will emphasize the synthesis of knowledge, creativity and Christian commitment to find solutions to problems.
A psychology degree can lead to immediate career options, or provide a foundation for graduate school. If you are looking to pursue an advanced degree with the end goal of becoming a psychologist, you will be happy to know that the Department of Labor reports that the demand for psychologists will grow much faster than the average between now and 2024.
|Credit hours||University Requirements: 56 credit hours
Major Requirements: 53 credit hours
Minor Requirements: 18-22 credit hours (Choice of 4 tracks)
Electives: 19 credit hours
Total Required: 128 credit hours
|School/College||College of Arts and Sciences|
You’ll take courses such as:
Psychology majors at ACU learn outside the classroom by involvement in co-curriculars and student activities such as: