Are you fascinated by how people think and behave? If you are, then psychology might be the major for you. As a psychology major you’ll study the biological, cognitive and social influences on human behavior and thought and prepare for a meaningful and rewarding career that involves working with people.

Careers, Curriculum, Student Activities and Recent Student Work

Rewarding Careers in a Growing Field

Psychology is a profession where you can help to transform people’s lives. You could work as a counselor, serve underserved populations at a nonprofit community organization and more. Discover more about psychology careers

Rigorous Curriculum to Prepare You for Graduate Study

Mount Mary offers a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree, as well as a psychology minor and peacebuilding certificate. The psychology curriculum develops skills employers look for and prepares you for graduate study.

Psychology Activities Outside of Class

Psychology majors are encouraged to participate in student clubs and organizations, as well as participate in service learning activities.

Scholarships for Psychology Majors