Academic Opportunities

Review the course offerings in related departments that can provide added depth and perspective to what you cover in psychology courses. A partial list of related fields includes the following:

  • The Sociology Department offers many courses that are related to psychology, especially in the areas of crime, the social definition of "deviance," women's issues, and many other areas closely allied with psychology.
  • The Department of Slavic and Eastern Languages offers a wealth of courses in linguistics.
  • The Biology Department offers several courses related to neuroscience and medicine.
  • The School of Social Work offers a joint BA-MA (Masters Degree) program. PSYC2000 Introduction to Social Work is designed to provide an overview of this large field.
  • The Lynch School of Education has a Department of Counseling Psychology that offers courses of interest.

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