Psychology Department

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Program Faculty

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Dr. Robert Currie
Born and raised in the Detroit area, Rob Currie moved to Grand Rapids for college, and St. Louis for graduate school before coming to Judson in 1987. His expertise is in child and adolescent psychology. His professional experience includes working with schizophrenic patients, training parents at a social service agency, counseling runaway teenagers, training cats to run in a maze, and working with young children at preschools in Detroit, St. Louis, and Elgin, IL.

Department Highlights

See what makes the Judson University Psychology Department unique.

Hands-On Experience

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.

Diverse Instruction

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

Personal Attention

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

Tailored Learning

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.

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Psychology at Judson
Our practical approach to education will help you learn how to understand individual and group behavior. Studying psychology at Judson will help you expand your capacity for critical and analytical thinking about human behavior, community dynamics, and social policies.

Alumni Success

As a professional, I often look back at my time at Judson University and how fortunate and blessed I was to be part of the psychology program. Judson provided a nurturing community though professional mentorship and valuable internships. I was presented with different opportunities, experiences, and insight into the many possible careers within psychology.
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