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.

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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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Brain Awareness Week returns, March 6-10
February 24, 2017
Sewanee Neuroscience Program hosts the second annual Brain Awareness Week.
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Collaborative Course Initiative Between Biology, Psychology and Neuroscience Earns Center for Teaching Funding
November 4, 2016
Thanks to grant support from Sewanee’s Center for Teaching (CfT), students enrolled in Advanced Behavioral Neuroscience (PSYC359) with Dr. Cammack or Histology and Microanatomy (BIOL275) with Dr. Moore this spring semester will participate in a new cross-disciplinary collaboration.
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