Psychological Science Minor

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Psychological Science

In Short

The minor in Psychological Science educates you in the scientific study of the mind and human behavior.

Overview

The program combines theoretical, methodological, and applied topics enabling you to acquire knowledge and skills that enrich your personal lives and work careers.

In This Program


You will:

  • develop a strong knowledge base in psychology
  • acquire the skills of scientific inquiry, critical thinking, and information literacy 
  • cultivate strong written and oral communication skills

Career Opportunities

Career choices for the Psychological Science minor are similar to those for Psychological Science majors. The critical thinking, quantitative, and writing skills that are developed in the Psychological Science major prepares you for a variety of careers, including human services, human resources, marketing, advertising, and sales among others.

You may also pursue advanced degrees in psychology and related disciplines in areas such as developmental, cognitive, biological, industrial/organizational, social, and clinical/counseling psychology. These graduate programs can lead to careers in human resources, mental health and school guidance counseling, teaching, and research.

Curriculum and Requirements

Visit our University Catalog for more information about this minor.

Evening Program Two-Year Course Rotation (PDF)