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Psychology BA

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Studying Psychology will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the factors that influence human and nonhuman behavior. By pursuing our Psychology program, you will gain strengths in interpersonal skills, written and oral communication, problem solving and critical thinking. The Bachelor of Arts degree offers a traditional liberal arts education with an emphasis on the science of behavior and mental processes, along with internship opportunities in the local community.

Industry Highlights

Knowledge of human behavior is one strength psychology graduates obtain, which make them effective supervisors or managers.

- Psychology Today

Career Opportunities

  • Case Management
  • Career Counseling
  • Rehabilitation
  • Psychiatric Technician
  • Social Work 
  • Administration

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of collaboration with professors, along with workshops, luncheons, special events and community service projects offered from membership in the E.B. Twitmyer Society.

NEWS:

Read More Armstrong to Host Robert I. Strozier Faculty Lecture by Dr. Paul Dunn on Sept. 22

(September, 18, 2017) – Armstrong State University will host a free lecture by Dr. Paul Dunn, an assistant professor of biology. The lecture, "Change Can Kill: What Barnacles Can Teach Us About Dying Young," will explore the mystery of why so many living organisms die young, despite the clear disadvantage of doing so,using barnacles as model organisms. This event is free and open to the public.

Read More Engineering Studies Professor Selected as Faculty Fellow for NASA Research Program

(May 22, 2017) – Armstrong State University Professor of Engineering Studies Cameron Coates, Ph.D., has been selected to participate in the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Faculty Fellowship Program for the second consecutive year.

Read More Turtles Go Wild: TERPS Students Release Diamondback Terrapins on Tybee Island

(May 18, 2017) –Armstrong State University student members of the Terrapin Educational Research Program of Savannah (TERPS) recently gathered on Tybee Island to release 17 diamondback terrapins into the wild. The state-protected turtles hatched from eggs rescued on Highway 80 last summer.

Read More Savannah Christian Preparatory School Team Wins First Place at Engineering Design Challenge

(May 5, 2017) – Six Savannah Christian Preparatory School students took home the gold for Best Overall Design at this year’s Engineering Design Challenge (EDC), presented by Armstrong State University’s Engineering Studies Program on Saturday, April 29. The winning team, comprised of Camila Hilsaca, Carsen Christy, Blake Chance, Jay Bradley, Robby McCool and Cameron Shults, received a $500 cash prize.

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