Psychology Learning Outcomes

Career Development

  • Students will emerge from the major with realistic ideas about how to implement their psychological knowledge, skills, and values in occupational pursuits in a variety of settings. 

Research Methods

  • Students will understand and apply basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation. 

Theory and Content

  • Students will demonstrate familiarity with the major theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology. 

Personal Development

  • Student will develop insight into their own and others’ behavior and mental processes and apply effective strategies for self-management and self-improvement. 

Communications Skills

  • Students will be able to communicate effectively in a variety of formats