Whatever your background, Adrian College can provide you with the skills and experience you need to realize your dreams.
We offer an undergraduate program of study that’s small enough to be personal
Pursuing your dream career starts with the next phase of your education. When you enroll in graduate school at Adrian College, you’re beginning more than advanced training in your field; you’re accelerating your professional journey.
Psychology, the scientific study of human behavior, is an exciting field which encompasses a wide variety of interests related to understanding how and why individuals think and behave the way that they do.
Topics include cognition, development, psychological disorders, emotions, health, interpersonal relationships, learning and memory, perception, prejudice, and social behavior. Careers in psychology include therapy, research, teaching, or applied settings such as schools and offices.
The Psychology Department at Adrian College offers a breadth of classes with small class sizes to give students a solid background in the discipline, and to give students opportunities to find their own favorite areas of interest in psychology. At the same time, students gain a depth of knowledge in conducting their own psychological research. Many students even go on to present their findings at conferences. Psychology students gain skills in critical thinking, communication, and data analysis.
Psychology graduates from Adrian College have a variety of doors open to them including management, research, social services, and community outreach. Students can also continue on to graduate school to become professional psychologists in fields such as clinical psychology, experimental psychology, or sport psychology. Adrian College graduates have attended Michigan schools such as University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University and Wayne State University, and out-of-state schools such as University of Arizona, Northern Illinois University, University of Georgia, University of California - Santa Cruz, Valdosta State University, University of Memphis, and Bowling Green State University.
The typical Adrian College student is anything but typical. They possess drive, ambition, initiative, spirit and a bit of moxie.
Courses & Curriculum
Explore a diverse learning experience through our majors and minors at Adrian College. Our undergraduate, graduate and professional programs are dedicated to the advancement of knowledge and the growth of our students. Through a combination of course offerings, academic rigor and advising, you will find Adrian College offers a foundation for a successful future.
Discover the possibilities within your profession. Find open opportunities in your field and determine what path is best for you and your future. The education obtained at Adrian College is made to fuel your success from here forward.
Learn about professors who instruct you and set expectations that raise the bar. These same professors will push, inspire, and encourage you to reach beyond the walls into a learning opportunity that is completely unique.
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