Our Psychology and Neuroscience majors are helping to map the brain, understand the human mind, combat social ills, and use the power of psychological science to develop and disseminate highly effective treatments for mental and behavioral health problems.
Research in our department focuses on the topics that attract students to our degree programs. Among Psychology departments, we rank in the top 10 in the United States for research productivity and impact. And, our faculty share their passion for discovery with undergraduate students.
Over 40% of Psychology and Neuroscience majors conduct research in faculty labs. Our students learn how to pursue scientific research at the university level and receive personal mentoring that enhances their academic experience and professional development.