Department of Psychology

St. Cloud State psychology students interact in class while looking at a computer.

Psychology is the scientific study of human behavior. It's a broad field with ties to philosophy, biology, sociology, business, and even computer science. The aim of psychology is to learn why we behave the way we do.

As a student, you will have the opportunity to study many different aspects of psychology, including thought, perception, feelings, learning, development, social interactions, and disorders.

Opportunities & Highlights

  • Attend grad school

    Continue your education with our Industrial and Organizational Psychology graduate program.
  • Participate in research projects

    Build your resume through participating in psychological research.
  • Join a club

    Get involved, network and gain skills through joining our student organization, Psychology Club.