Central Washington University's Department of Psychology provides learning opportunities and experiences through which undergraduate and graduate students develop an understanding of the perspectives, content, methodology, and technology of the science of human and nonhuman behavior and mental processes.
Undergraduate and graduate programs prepare students for life-long learning and advanced study in psychology, as well as providing professional preparation for careers in research, business, industry, education, and social service.
The department is a major participant in the general education and undergraduate teacher education sequences of the university and provides selected courses for other majors and programs as appropriate to the discipline.
Master’s degrees are available in applied behavior analysis, experimental psychology, and mental health counseling and a specialist degree is available in school psychology. The graduate professional preparation programs have a particular emphasis on helping students develop competencies in their fields.
The psychology major at CWU is based on several assumptions concerning the kinds of knowledge and skills that you ought to develop as a psychology major.
Find out what happened "Today in the History of Psychology"Graduate Orientation On Monday, Sept 19
Just a reminder that our incoming graduate students (ABA, EXP, MHC, SP) are invited to a graduate orClasses Start Wednesday, Sept 21.
Hello to all our new and returning undergraduate and graduate students. Classes start on Wedne