This program provides a strong foundation in general psychology and offers opportunities for more in-depth exploration in specific areas, equipping students with the analytical skills, multiple perspectives, and research methods needed to fully understand and pursue a psychology career.

Survey, seminar, and upper-level courses are not predetermined—students choose these courses according to their individual interests, focusing on the type of psychology they find most intriguing. Course offerings include Psychology of Personality, Industrial Psychology, Infancy and Adulthood, Psychology of Human Diversity, Pseudopsychology, Animal Behavior, Cognitive Illusions, and Psychology of Gender, among many others.

News

Professor Troisi Invited to Give a Symposium
November 28, 2017
"Soulmates or Cellmates?"
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Hamby receives award for psychology research
August 8, 2017
Sherry Hamby, research professor of psychology, last week received the award for Outstanding Contributions to the Science of Trauma Psychology.
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Sewanee Psychology and Neuroscience Professor accepted to Social Neuroscience and Neuroeconomics Summer Program
February 24, 2017
Sewanee Professor, Brandy Tiernan, accepted to Social Neuroscience and Neuroeconomics Summer Program
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