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Psychology

Psychology

Psychology

Through coursework, research experience, internships and psychology club, UNI psychology students gain a broad understanding of human psychological processes. Learn how the brain controls our actions, how memory and language influence our thoughts, how emotions guide actions, how other people influence us, and how we can use psychology to improve human functioning. The psychology major prepares students for careers in human services, health care, education, and business.

The only undergraduate program in Industrial-Organizational (I-O) Psychology in the State

TRANSFER TIP

Most psychology courses will transfer to fulfill requirements for the major, either as content area requirements or electives.

MAJORS:

Psychology, B.A.

Minors:

Graduate Programs:

Psychology, M.A.

BEYOND THE CLASSROOM

Psychology

Psychology Club is an official student organization fostering communication between students and faculty, providing experiences and projects to increase knowledge of psychology and promote networking.

Student Research Conference 2016

Students collaborate with a research team to collect and analyze data and present their research at our annual student research conference. In addition to dozens of student research projects, the conference features nationally-known guest speakers and panel discussions of post-graduation plans.

Mandarin Class

There are a variety of study abroad opportunities for psychology majors. Recent students have studied in Ireland, Spain, Costa Rica, Great Britain, and Taiwan, among other places.

CAREERS

96% of last year's graduates are either continuing their education or employed

COMMON CAREER AREAS*

Care Coordinator

Direct Support Specialist

Technical Recruiter

Banking

Youth Specialist

FIND OUT MORE

Have questions or want more information? Fill out the form below and someone from the department will contact you directly. To receive general university information from UNI’s admissions office, please click on ‘Request More Info About UNI’ to the right.

Adam Butler, Department Head

319-277-6175