Advising Appointments for Summer and Fall will open March 1, 2021 and begin March 8, 2021.

Instructions on how to be advised and the Course Selection E-Form will be available here on March 1, 2021.

The Department of Psychology is committed to preparing undergraduate students for professional work and further graduate education.

Students receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology will leave the program able to:

  • Understand how psychological principles apply to behavioral problems
  • Engage in scientific reasoning, problem-solving skills, and effective research methods
  • Understand ethically and socially responsible behaviors for professional and personal settings in a landscape of increasing diversity
  • Demonstrate competence in writing, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Apply psychological content and skills to career goals

The Chair of the Department is Dr. Elisabeth Sherwin.

If you are interested in discussing Psychology as a Major, call us at (501) 916-3171, or email the Department Chair Dr. Sherwin at