Psychology (Arizona State University)
Students interested in working with people can obtain a bachelor degree in psychology from Arizona State University. It’s a rigorous 120-credit hour program that takes four years to complete. Participants obtain a foundational understanding of human behavior: from clinical research methods to social psychology to the biology of the brain.
The intense coursework develops critical thinking, collaboration and leadership abilities that can be applied to careers in consulting firms, human resources, sales, hospitals, mental health agencies or social services. Students are supervised by knowledgeable faculty who critique assignments and offer constructive feedback. They can also participate in internships and research opportunities. It’s excellent preparation for effective communication, which is considered a valuable asset in the workforce.
Undergraduates who have a 3.00 GPA or higher and graduated at the top 25% of their class are considered for admittance into the program. Those who complete the program successfully are also equipped for graduate programs in clinical counseling, neuroscience, public administration or law.
ASU's academic programs are spread across campuses in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area; however, unlike most multi-campus institutions, the campuses of ASU are all individually different- each has its own distinct function to fulfill in line with the university's mission.Read more About this school