Academic Programs

The department offers a wide range of experimental and clinically related courses that reflect all major areas of psychology. See the department's mission statement


Psychology Major Degree Options

  • Bachelor of Arts: a general program in psychology leading to the B.A. degree in psychology which offers great flexibility in specialization, minors and even double-majors.
  • Bachelor of Science: program that leads to the B.S. degree which is a good choice for students interested in life or physical sciences or mathematics. Prepares students for graduate studies in experimental psychology, engineering psychology, neuroscience, medicine, etc.


Other Majors Related to Psychology


  • M. B. PsyD student St John's University
  • L.B. MA student, University of Pennsylvania
  • J. D. Physician Assistant graduate program, Wagner College
  • J. S.  Medical and Health Research Association of New York City
  • M. R.  Boston University Law School
  • J.C.  Ph.D. student, clinical, University of Maryland
  • K. Y.  Ph.D. student, neuroscience, University of Michigan
  • E. H.  Accounting Dept., USA Network
  • A. K.  M.A. student in occupational therapy, NYU
  • D. N.  M.S. student, Kean College
  • J. P.  M.S.W. student at NYU
  • D. P.  Bear Stearns management training program
  • K. P.  M.A. student, Adelphi University
  • C. T.  Ph.D. student, clinical, Illinois Institute of Technology
  • J. L.  Ph.D. student, clinical, Adler University
  • K R.  Ph.D. student, clinical, California School of Professional Psychology
  • S. S.  M.A. student, NYU
  • M. G.  M.A. student, Georgia School of Professional Psychology
  • E. L.  student in nuclear medicine, Froedert Memorial Lutheran Hospital
  • N. M.  Benefits Specialist, PriceCooper Waterhouse
  • A. M.  Youth Care, Orchard House Juvenile Detention Center
  • M.M.  Trader, New York Stock Exchange
  • L. D.  Counselor, Central Nassau Guidance & M.A. student, Hofstra U.
  • J. L.  Sales Manager, Landmark Advertising Group
  • A.H.  Psy.D. student, Aliant International University

See our Career Guide for Psychology