Learning Outcomes

Psychology Student Learning Outcomes

Students who graduate with a major in psychology will be able to:
  1. Describe basic psychological theories including developmental, personality, learning, motivation, cognitive, biological/physiological, social, and psychopathological;
  2. Apply the processes of scientific inquiry and descriptive statistics to questions concerning human behavior;
  3. Outline human development in terms of physiological, social, and environmental influences throughout the lifespan;
  4. Explain the theories and factors that contribute to psychological dysfunction of individuals and families.

*Also, all psychology students are required to take an internship. Students should be able to perform well in these internships as evaluated by their internship supervisors.