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The psychology department offers several academic and research opportunities for students. These include a bachelor of arts (BA) major, bachelor of science (BS) major, and a minor.

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The department has four graduate programs: Clinical Psychology; Cognition, Brain, & Behavior; School Psychology; and Social Psychology. The graduate programs combine classroom instruction and advanced seminar participation with student and faculty collaborative research.

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The Department of Psychology at Syracuse University has a faculty of distinguished psychologists known for the highest achievement in research, a strong commitment to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and active engagement in a variety of community, school, and medical settings.

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VanderDrift Named Advisor for Women in Science and Engineering Future Professional Program

Dec 14, 2017, 12:00 AM

Dr. Laura VanderDrift, an advocate for women in science, technology, and engineering (STEM) – has recently been named the Faculty Advisor for Syracuse University's Women in Science and Enginee...

Psychology Alumnus Awarded Bronze Medal for Dissertation

Dec 14, 2017, 12:00 AM

William Aue G’14, who earned a Ph.D. from the Department of Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been awarded a bronze medal for the James McKeen Cattell Dissertation Award for h...