Psychology (BS)

Psychology (BS)

Psychology is the study of human and mental processes and behavior. Psychology is both a biological and social science, a scholarly discipline, and a profession. Psychologists use many different methods and procedures to study mental processes and behavior and focus on a variety of problems. This means that Psychology is a very diverse discipline, ranging from the neuroscientist studying brain behavior to the industrial/organizational psychologist studying the behavior of organizations. Psychologists formulate and test theories, using research and statistical methods, in an effort to understand, predict, and influence behavior. As a profession, psychology is dedicated to solving human societal problems.



Uncommon Pursuits.

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

Alumni work at:

  • CBI Rehabilitation Services
  • Community Mental Health
  • EVE, Inc.
  • Hope Network
  • Michigan Department of Community Health
  • Teach for America
  • Neuropsychological Services of Lansing

Alumni work as:

  • Applied Behavior Analysts
  • Health Care Coordinators
  • Research Assistants
  • Research Assistants
  • Youth Care Worker/ Specialists
  • Brand Ambassadors
  • Family Support Workers

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