Learn theories and concepts to explain human behavior. Understand how factors like gender, race and cultural background impact people’s experiences and values.
Prep yourself for careers in sports psychology, rehabilitation services, speech-language pathology and child health.
Core psychology courses give you a foundation in developmental psychology, cognition, learning and social psychology, as well as statistics, research methods and scientific writing. You’ll gain the sought-after skills to pursue graduate school in the mental health fields.
Don’t just learn something. Live it.
At Marymount, you’ll gain real-world experience in real time.
Start your search with the Internship & Career Planning Office. We’ll help you create your resume, search for internships and jobs, prepare for interviews and perfect your networking skills.
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Add a Marymount MBA to any bachelor’s degree and graduate in as little as one year. We’ll help you tailor an MBA that accelerates your career. Get started on your MBA as a Marymount undergrad.
After all those horror movies and CSI episodes, you may be fed up with serial killers as plot devices. But Marymount’s Forensic Psychology class teaches you the science behind the psychopathic behaviors. You’ll weigh genetic make-up vs. environmental influences, examine behaviors that might signal future violence and study the crime scene “signatures” killers sometimes leave behind.
Captivated by understanding how people think, Jacqueline brushed up her science skills to land her spot at USC’s School of Dentistry.
To build her best law school application, the psychology major and future attorney added a fifth year at Marymount to earn her MBA.