Students who graduate with a degree in Psychology will be able to:
- Demonstrate knowledge of the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
- Understand and apply basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation.
- Demonstrate information literacy and the ability to use critical and creative thinking in seeking and evaluating information about behavior and mental processes.
- Apply psychological principles to individual, social, and organizational issues and to act ethically and reflect other values that are the underpinnings of psychology as a discipline.
- Communicate effectively in a variety of formats, both oral and written.
- Recognize, understand, and respect the complexity of sociocultural and international diversity.
- Have accurate information about how to use their psychological knowledge, skills, and values in further graduate study and in occupational pursuits in a variety of settings.