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Psychology, Ph.D.

A Scientific Understanding of How Humans Behave, Think and Feel
  • 3

    Concentrations: General Clinical, Applied Behavior Analysis and Psychological Science

  • Service

    Hands-on Opportunities to Put Your Knowledge in Action

  • Skills

    Scholarship − Solid Foundation of Quantitative & Methodological Skills

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Learn To

Understand theoretical and empirical frameworks of the science and application of psychology

Demonstrate comprehensive knowledge in research design and quantitative methods

Effectively communicate empirical findings

Critically evaluate research and develop a plan based on empirical findings

I think this university is one of the most accommodating I’ve seen, and that’s a result of the supportive atmosphere if you communicate your needs.
Sydney Batchelder '19 M.A., '21 Ph.D.
Psychology, Ph.D. Program Overview
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Psychology professors Raymond Pitts and Christine Hughes received a grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health to research how acute and chronic exposure to oxycodone affect specific processes involved in impulsive and risky behavior.

Find your career in:

Promote socially significant improvements in behavior.

Lead in a variety of industry, academic, and government settings.

Write grants and work in sponsored research.

Work in exciting research careers in psychological and medical settings.

Work and do research in behavioral and health service clinical psychology settings.