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
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
For those interested in increasing their
knowledge of research methodology, the program offers a thesis track
is designed to provide the student with tools
to design and conduct an empirical thesis.