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DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY
Welcome to Psychology
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Welcome Message From the Chair
Associate Professor & Chair
10 Reasons Why Cal State East Bay Is a Great Place to Major in Psychology
- Three programs:
Traditional Bachelor of Arts program (Bachelor of Arts Degree)
Option in Organizational/Industrial Psychology (Bachelor of Science Degree)
Option in Ergonomics and Human Factors (Bachelor of Science Degree)
- All programs develop practical skills desired by employers and grad schools.
- Unlike at large research institutions, all classes are taught by Ph.D. faculty.
- Faculty members in the Department of Psychology devote their full attention to undergraduates. Master's Degrees in Psychology are offered in the Department of Educational Psychology, a separate department.
- Interested undergraduate students are encouraged to perform independent research, or participate in faculty research. This opportunity is usually reserved for graduate students.
- Classes are friendly and cooperative.
- There's an active Psychology Club for all students, and a chapter of Psi Chi, the national psychology honor society.
- Undergraduate students have easy access to computers, laboratory facilities, and equipment. These include laboratories for working with people and rooms for observing individuals and groups.
- Fieldwork in the community is supported and encouraged.
- Student body is very diverse in culture, age, and ethnicity.