B.S. in Psychology, General Psychology Concentration
Students who prefer a broad view of the field often choose the Psychology, General Psychology Concentration at Colorado State University.
|Full-time Duration:||4 years|
|Starting in:||January, August|
|Tuition Fee:||$32,734 per year|
|Location:||Fort Collins, CO, United States|
Students in this Psychology, General Psychology Concentration at Colorado State University can tailor the psychology lecture/lab pair and upper division psychology elective requirements to fit their interests.
Students with an interest in the applied applications of psychology are encouraged to participate in internships, while those with an interest in pursuing an advanced degree in graduate school are encouraged to seek research experience with a faculty member.
- Demonstrate understanding of the basic theories and principles of behavior.
- Demonstrate knowledge of psychological principles and concepts across several content areas.
- Demonstrate knowledge and appreciation of the scientific methods used in psychological research by engaging in analytical and critical thinking.
A B.S. degree in Psychology prepares students for a variety of career opportunities. Because of the strong science orientation, students develop a number of important skills required in a broad range of occupations.
Skills such as written and oral communication, cooperation, analytical and critical thinking, and a background in the sciences demonstrate versatility and an ability to pursue a variety of career paths. Participating in paid or volunteer work, internships, research, study abroad and experiential education opportunities are highly recommended to increase students’ employment opportunities.
“My experience at CSU, and particularly in the Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology has been invaluable! The program was both challenging and supportive.”
Sara Bombaci // Master of Science