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The major in Psychology gives students an understanding of a wide variety of human behaviors and an appreciation of the concepts and methodology employed in the study of psychology.


The major in psychology is suitable for students interested in preparing for careers in social welfare, personnel work, guidance, advertising, criminology, military and industrial counseling and other therapeutic occupations, as well as graduate study in psychology which would lead to careers in teaching at the junior or senior college level, school psychology, tests and measurements, guidance and counseling, vocational guidance, clinical occupations, and experimental research.


Psychology Major, Minor, and Careers

Psychology Program Contact

Dr. Alexander Swan
Burgess Hall – Room 106B
300 East College Ave.
Eureka, IL 61530

Dr. Marygrace Kaiser
Burgess Hall - Room 105
300 East College Ave.
Eureka, IL 61530