Psychology

Psychology Major at Pitt-Greensburg

The Power of One Major. Psychology - the systematic study of the mind and behavior - is relevant to everything you do…from dealing with stress, to your romantic relationships, to your future career.  Whether you want to be a therapist, a business manager, a sports coach, a forensic evaluator, or a medical doctor, a psychology major or minor will help you achieve your goal.   

The Power of One Regional Campus. At Pitt-Greensburg, you are connected to a larger nationally recognized university with many resources, connections, and opportunities.  And at Pitt Greensburg, we provide one on one faculty mentorship and advising, small classes, and the opportunity to apply psychology to internships and research that impacts the world. For example, you could be an advocate for battered women at the Blackburn Center, involved in research on eyewitness memory, or learn how to help a child with autism.  Our faculty are award-winning teachers with research and applied experience in the fields of child development, clinical and counseling, behavior analysis, and legal psychology. 

The Power of One Degree. Students have a high success rate in finding jobs including: professional counselor, inpatient therapist, school counselor, and business and sales manager.  If you’re interested in attending graduate school, our students have been admitted to top-level graduate programs to pursue a Masters in Family Therapy, a PhD in Psychology and Law, and counseling psychology, among others.  

Tailor your experience in the Psychology major to your career interests >>