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Psychology Department

Why Study Psychology at Judson?

Our personalized and practical approach to education will help you learn how to understand and explain individual and group behavior. Our psychology program includes a major in psychology, as well as concentrations in counseling, children and family and criminal justice. Study psychology and we will help you expand your capacity for critical and analytical thinking about human behavior, community dynamics and social policies.

Psychology Major (Bachelor's Degree)

Students in our Psychology Department can major in Psychology with an optional concentration in one of four areas including Criminal Justice, Child and Family, Pre-Clinical/Counseling, or Pre-Social Services. Looking to continue on at Judson for your master's degree? Judson also offers a master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a master's degree in Human Services Administration.

Learn more about majoring in Psychology

Choose an optional concentration with your Psychology degree

Psychology Minors and Certificates

If you are studying in another field and have an interest in psychology, you can also add a psychology minor to your existing major.

Psychology Department Highlights


Receive hands-on instruction in the classroom and hands-on experience that prepares you for your future career through required internships that your professors will help you secure in your desired field of interest.


Our Social Sciences Department's small student to professor ratios will help you receive experiential instruction and more individual attention and interaction with faculty.


Instruction from a "World Christian" perspective strengthens your ability to work in diverse and cross-cultural settings both in the United States and abroad.


If you are interested in a specific career such as clinical counseling or law enforcement, you can choose from one of four concentrations, each with a unique combination of relevant classes.

PSY - Karli Allen - Spotlight

Karli Allen

Karli Allen

Psychology, Class of 2020

“The community is so welcoming. Here [at Judson], I have been able to grow, not only as a student and an athlete, but I’ve been able to grow as a Christian.” Read More

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