Psychology Department

We use the American Psychological Association guidelines to provide a foundation in both basic psychological theory and application of psychology to real world issues.
In this Section

The Psychology Department's purpose is to engage ourselves and others in discovery, critical thinking and self-development in order to foster growth as enlightened citizens, able to enrich lives in local and global communities.





    Vision of the Department


    • Productivity
    • Rigor
    • Hard work
    • Creativity


    • Individual and Social
    • Fairness
    • Transparency
    • Integrity


    • Curiosity
    • Leadership Development
    • Research
    • Self-improvement
    • Creativity


    • Diversity
    • Cooperation
    • Teamwork
    • Mentoring
    • Engagement


    • Effective use of time
    • Independence
    • Balance and Health
    • Improving Community
    • Individual




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