Studying psychology at Grand View emphasizes interaction with skilled instructors and hands-on learning. Internships, research training and a curriculum designed to help students build a strong knowledge base contribute to success in both graduate school and employment.
You'll understand behavior and mental processes, apply strategies for self-management and self-improvement, use critical and creative thinking to solve problems related to behavior and mental processes.
Wondering whether you should pursue social work, psychology, or human services?
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The psychology program at Grand View will prepare you for a wide variety of careers. Your future awaits as a:
What Can I Do With This Major?
These courses will not be counted in computing the GPA for the major.
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Recent graduates often go on to careers in the mental health field working in hospitals, offices, or clinics. Many have chosen to take their interest further by attending graduate schools that include Drake University and University of Iowa as well as international programs such as the Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona or the International University of Sarajevo in Bosnia.
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Lecturer of Psychology
Professor of Psychology
Professor of Sociology
Lecturer of Sociology
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Dedicated in 2008, the 42,851 square-foot $8.5 million building houses the departments of art, education, history, criminal justice, political studies, psychology and sociology, as well as general-purpose classrooms, art studios, computer labs, the ALT Center, faculty offices, and various student amenities.