Psychology (BA)

Psychology (BA)

Psychology is the scientific study of human behaviors and their underlying mental processes. Psychology is a biological and social science, a scholarly discipline, and a profession. The questions asked and approaches used to answer them are very diverse, ranging from the neuroscientist who studies how the brain regulates behavior to the industrial/organizational psychologist who studies the behavior of organizations.



Uncommon Pursuits.

Graduates in psychology (BA) pursue careers in a range of industries, excelling in jobs that demand deep knowledge of human biology, human behavior, communication, and research.

Alumni work at:

  • American Cancer Society
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • The White House
  • CBI Rehabilitation Services
  • MI - Department of Community Health
  • Teach for America
  • University of Michigan Health System

Alumni work as:

  • Applied Behavior Analysts
  • College Advisors
  • Family Support Workers
  • Health Care Coordinators
  • Research Assistants
  • Youth Care Worker/ Specialists
  • Psychometricians

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