Department of Psychology
A degree in psychology affords the individual many career options and opportunities. Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. The field of psychology is not only interesting but is diverse. In understanding normal and abnormal behaviors, psychologists do so in a variety of environments and in many ways. Various areas in psychology are represented within subfields that include clinical / counseling psychology, social psychology, industrial /organizational psychology, neuroscience / physiological psychology, developmental / cognitive psychology, school / educational psychology, and health psychology. Graduates with degrees in psychology have worked in industry, the government, foundations, and other organizational settings, mental health settings, and academic and research environments. Morgan graduates have also used their degrees to pursue careers as medical doctors, lawyers, mental and public health providers, and entrepreneurs. A Morgan psychology degree gives you a solid foundation and provides ample opportunities for internships and to gain research experience that affords you competitive entry in graduate and professional schools or entry into the workforce.