Department of Psychology

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Student Opportunities

Psychology majors and graduates have many opportunities to experience the field of Psychology.

As a Psychology student, you will have wide range of career possibilities after your graduation.

Through relationships with community businesses and organizations, psychology students receive hands-on opportunities to expand their knowledge and skills through internships and jobs.

Psychology is an international discipline, and many psychology majors study abroad each semester. Students have the opportunity to participate in a Greece and Italy psychology education abroad program in addition to SCSU programs in South Africa, Australia, England, any many other countries.

Student organizations such as Psi Chi and the SCSU Psychology Club regularly host local and national speakers, provide socialization opportunities, and organize professional development activities (such as trips to regional and national conference and workshops on applying to graduate schools).

Psychology is a science, and psychology majors have many opportunities to both participate in scientific research and assist in the experimental research process.