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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.
Related Degrees and Programs
- Psychology, Minor
- Psychology, Bachelor of Arts Degree
- Psychology, Master of Arts Degree
- Psychology, Doctor of Philosophy Degree
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