As a student of psychology at Seton Hill, you will:
- Benefit from the resources of our Center for Family Therapy, as well as our Art Therapy, Social Work, Sociology, and Marriage and Family Therapy Programs. You will also have the opportunity to conduct supervised research and work with pre-school aged children in our Child Development Center.
- Become familiar with the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
- Gain an understanding of (and apply) basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis and interpretation.
- Weigh evidence, tolerate ambiguity, act ethically and reflect other values that are the underpinnings of psychology as a discipline.
- Recognize, understand, and respect the complexity of sociocultural and international diversity.
Seton Hill’s program in psychology has been designed to support the American Psychological Association’s Undergraduate Psychology Learning Goals and Outcomes.