Undergraduate Psychology Major


Take a look at our degree requirements for all concentraions in the B.S. in Psychology.

If you would like to see how you can finish our B.S. programs in Psychology in 4 years, take a look at our Curriculum planners and choose the path for you.


A Psychology Degree Prepares You for Many Career Opportunities

  • 43% of Recent Graduates are Working in the Mental Health Field - Social Service Case Manager; Victim Advocate; Substance-Abuse Counselor
  • 15% of Recent Graduates Work in Business of Human Resources - Business Manager; Human Resource Specialist; Trainer
  • Other Popular Jobs for Psychology Majors: Research, Marketing, Advertising, Education - Marketing Director; Research Assistant; Advertising Specialist; Teacher

A Psychology Degree Prepares You for Graduate and Professional Schools

  • The Psychology Degree Prepares Students for Popular Master’s Degree Programs at EKU: - Clinical Psychology, School Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, General Psychology
  • The Psychology Degree Prepares Students for a Variety of Professional Degree Programs: - Law, Medicine, Optometry, Dentistry, Physical Therapy
  • The Psychology Degree Prepares Students for Doctoral Programs in Psychology: - Clinical, Counseling, Social, Experimental, Developmental, Human Factors, I/O, School

A Psychology Degree Includes 31 hours of Free Electives

  • The Psychology Program is Flexible: Pursue Second Major/Minor, or Specialized Interests; Study Abroad

Check out the Undergraduate Psychology Major Handbook

Study in an Outstanding Environment

  • 21 Full-Time Faculty. All faculty hold Doctoral Degrees and are Committed to Student Success - 2 EKU Foundation Professors; Awards for Excellence in Teaching
  • Excellent Facilities - State-of-the-Art Classrooms & Instructional Technology; Student Computer Lab & Work Areas - Small Classes; Personal Attention

Hands-On Learning and Research Opportunities

  • Co-op Program, Reseach Practicum, Clinical Practicum: Explore Career Paths; Earn Money & College Credit for Work Experiences

Study in an Outstanding Environment

  • 21 Full-Time Faculty - All faculty hold Doctoral Degrees & are Committed to Student Success
  • Department is Nationally Recognized for Providing Student Research Opportunities - Collaborate with Faculty; Develop Your Own Research Ideas - Present Research at Conferences  

Additional Information about Psychology at EKU

Psychology Resources

Online Psychology Degree

Research and Ethics

Research Gallery

Study Abroad

Scholarships

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