Psychological Science Department

We're teaching the theoretical explanations of human behavior as well as the methods employed in psychological research.
Group of psychological science students

Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and human behavior. Choosing a major under our department prepares you for a variety of careers, including human services, human resources, marketing, advertising, sales, and many others.

Majors and Concentrations

Applied Psychology

Prepares you for future employment in fields, such as counseling and clinical psychology, education, and human services.

Cognitive Science

Teaches how information is represented and transformed in nervous systems, machines, and minds.

Psychological Science

The Psychological Science, BA/BS program educates students in the scientific study of the mind and human behavior.

Hands-On Learning

Study Abroad

Study the world by traveling it! 


Hands-on experience that prepares you for your career. 

Beyond the Classroom

Clubs and Organizations

There's more to Psychological Sciences than academics. Meet likeminded people while continuing to explore your interests with our on-campus club, as well as links to explore national chapters. 
Read more about: Clubs and Organizations

Advanced Degrees and Careers

Your education doesn't have to end with a bachelor's degree. Consider an advanced degree or begin planning your post-college career. 
Read more about: Advanced Degrees and Careers

Questions? Get in Touch!

Please reach out with any questions you might have, either though the contact information below or by contacting the department chair, Dr. Sara Levine, 978.665.3611.

SPRING 2021: The Department of Psychological Science is available to all constituents remotely. Please email Brenda Coleman, Administrative Assistant to the Psychological Science Department at or call 978.665.3355 to leave a message.

Dr. Sara Levine, Chair of Psychological Science, will be in the office at the McKay Complex, Room 206 on Tuesday and Thursday mornings and available for face to face meetings by appointment and available for virtual meetings throughout the week. Please email with your availability to schedule.

To make an appointment with a Psychological Sciences faculty member, please contact them directly. Contact information and office hours are listed elsewhere on this page.