Psychology students at TAMUCC receive an excellent and intellectually exciting education in psychology as a science. Our faculty members represent many of the varied fields of contemporary psychology, including developmental psychology, social psychology, experimental psychology, personality psychology, and clinical psychology.
Our undergraduate Bachelor of Arts program is designed to provide the psychology major with a broadly-based education in the discipline. For those who are interested, opportunities exist within the department to conduct research under the supervision of our faculty.
For those interested in graduate study, the psychology department offers a Master of Arts program focusing on clinical psychology. Students choosing the clinical track, are trained to enter the Master's level practice of psychology or counseling in applied settings. Students in this track are prepared for professional certification. For those interested in increasing their knowledge of research methodology, the program offers a thesis track which is designed to provide the student with tools to design and conduct an empirical thesis.