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Psychology

DEPARTMENT




Welcome to the Psychology Department

The Psychology Department at Edgewood College has as its mission helping students develop a critical knowledge of and skills in psychological science as well as an emphasis in psychology as a means to promote human welfare.

WHO WE ARE

The Psychology Department at Edgewood College has a small faculty dedicated to teaching and meaningful mentorship of our students. Our outstanding faculty have the expertise needed to offer a wide range of courses within the major while maintaining the closeness of a small collaborative program. As your professors and academic advisors, we have the honor to be with you every step of the way, from Intro Psych to to the final high five on graduation day.

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WHAT WE DO

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WHY STUDY PSYCHOLOGY AT EDGEWOOD COLLEGE?

Studying Psychology at Edgewood means becoming a part of our community of learners. You will laugh and learn along side other people who are also interested in making something meaningful out of their life's work. At each level in the major, students gain critical experience in research, current scientific knowledge, and applications outside of the classroom.

The department offers a general major as well as concentrations in clinical/counseling, substance abuse counseling, and human services. All of our majors partner with community organizations to gain invaluable experiential field training in the form of internships and have the opportunity to engage in hands on research. It is just such experiences - in combination with a strong liberal arts education - that prepare Edgewood psychology majors to succeed in a diverse set of fields.