Specialties: Educational Psychology
Teaches Courses Like: Interpersonal Relationships, Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation in Education
As a psychology student at EMU, you will integrate your personal, professional-ethical, social, and faith understandings of psychology through rigorous academic study and research. The program has an Anabaptist perspective on the art and practice of psychology, preparing students to serve the common good.
You will study abnormal, cognitive, developmental, personality and social psychology courses culminating in a senior capstone internship in a local community service agency. You will also develop self-awareness, communication and relevant work-place skills.
Study in psychology provides multiple perspectives on understanding persons as individuals and individuals in community. Research findings about the mind and mental processes as well as studies of the development, maintenance and change of socially significant behavior are emphasized throughout the curriculum.