The Psychology Major at UNO
Often referred to as a liberal arts education, an undergraduate degree in psychology is built on a strong foundation of the scientific method. The courses required for a psychology major introduce students to a mixture of topics, providing them with the opportunity to explore and engage psychology as both a discipline and a career. At the same time, students develop research and analytic skills that are important in today's business world.
Courses of Study Offered
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Foreign language through the intermediate level is required for students completing a BA degree. Consult the UNO undergraduate catalog for specific details.
Bachelor of Science (BS)
Foreign language is not required for students completing a BS degree. Instead, students must complete cognate courses as described in the UNO undergraduate catalog.
You may choose to declare an optional concentration with your psychology major. When declaring a concentration, you will choose coursework that focuses on specific areas of Psychology that provide a more in-depth knowledge of the respecive subject matter of the concentration. The following concentrations are offered:
|Neuroscience & Behavior|
If you're not sure a Psychology major is for you, consider a Psychology minor.
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