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Psychology, Bachelor of Arts Degree

Psychology majors learn about human behavior and its context. They study motivations, capacities, and human abilities, and put this knowledge to work in the alleviation of human suffering.

Areas of study include the physiology of the brain and nervous system, cognition, learning, child psychology, abnormal psychology, and animal behavior.

Careers for psychologists include personnel and organizational management in industry; federal, state, and local agencies and mental health facilities; research and teaching positions in colleges and universities; private clinical practice and consultation to educational, criminal justice, health, and similar institutions.



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Phone (775) 784-6155
Fax (775) 784-1478
Location Ansari Business Building
Address University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV 89557

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