Psychologists are interested in understanding observable behavior and in developing models of the underlying cognitive, affective, and physiological processes. 

The Major and Minor in Psychology

The major and minor in psychology include courses in social interaction, sensation and perception, the physiological basis of behavior, cognition and cognitive neuroscience, learning, social and cognitive development, and behavioral disorders.  Find out what you can expect to learn by reading about our objectives for majors and minors.  You can learn more about psychology and how to begin selecting your first courses from our ​open house slide show​.