Program mission statement
The mission of the psychology department is to structure coursework and
field placements to integrate experiential learning with rigorous study of
psychology as the scientific study of human beings. The department’s
curriculum does not emphasize any single school of thought. Instead, it
provides a broad-based education in psychology that gives students
completing the program the skills and self-confidence to use a variety of
perspectives in their work with people.
Program goals, objectives and outcomes
Student learning outcomes:
- Provide students with knowledge through classroom work and field
experience that will prepare them for entry level positions in human
- Help prepare interested students for graduate study in psychology
and related fields.
- Provide students with opportunities to examine and interpret
human lives and relationships through psychological perspectives.