Are you fascinated by human behavior? Psychology offers a window
into the way people think, feel and behave. Psychologists work to
understand people and help them adjust to life transitions and
achieve optimal mental health in everyday life.
Understand the human experience through qualitative and
quantitative research methods. Investigate cognitive psychology,
personality theory, abnormal psychology, the biological bases of
behavior, child and adolescent development, and race and ethnicity.
Work closely with faculty, and present your research at conferences
for the Southeastern Psychological Association and American
Translate your knowledge into workplace success with applied
courses—in forensics, the military, counseling, and industrial and
organizational psychology—as well as community service projects and
In addition to the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Saint Leo
also offers a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. Both
the B.A. and B.S. are based on the American Psychological
Association model for programs of distinction. The B.A. provides a
well-rounded education, with flexibility to tailor your course of
study to meet your individual needs; the B.S. requires a more
intensive research component that will prepare you for graduate
school at both the master's and doctoral levels.
Graduates pursue advanced study in psychology, as well as
employment in human service settings and mental health facilities.
A psychology major is also great preparation for careers in law,
business, human resources management, advertising and sales.
Turn your curiosity into personal growth. Apply now.