As a contemporary science and applied profession, psychology represents a rational and systematic attempt to understand human behavior by studying the processes of development, perception, learning, motivation and thinking, and the relationship of these processes both to the physiological and social functioning of humans and animals. The Department has 5 programs of study leading to a PhD in Psychology, as well as a terminal master’s program in Addictions Counseling.
Master of Science (MS) in Psychology
Areas of Study
- Applied Social Psychology (GRE not required for fall admissions)
- Cognitive Psychology (GRE not required for fall admissions)
- Cognitive Neuroscience Psychology (GRE not required for fall admissions)
- Counseling Psychology (GRE not required for fall admissions)
- Industrial Organizational Psychology
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