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Psychology BS

Bachelor of Science 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 Science degree emphasizes research and experience to prepare for rigorous graduate programs, while offering you opportunities to present works at research conferences.

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.

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Read More Armstrong State University Signs Memorandum of Understanding With Ogeechee Technical College

(August 3, 2016) – Armstrong State University officials signed a memorandum of understanding with Ogeechee Technical College, located in Statesboro, Ga., on August 2, bridging the institution’s programs in Criminal Justice and Information Technology through a rigorous collection of major field courses.

Read More Armstrong State University Chemistry Professors Awarded National Science Foundation Grant

(July 15, 2016) – The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded $279,297 to seven chemistry professors at Armstrong State University.  Dr. Brandon P. Quillian (Principal Investigator), Dr. Sarah E. Gray, Dr. Gary Guillet, Dr. Cliff Padgett, Dr. Nathaniel Shank, Dr. Mitch Weiland and Dr. Sarah Zingales received a two-year grant for “Polymer Chemistry: Cross-linking the Curriculum (PC3).” The grant supports the infusion of polymer chemistry, a multidisciplinary science, throughout the curriculum.

Read More Armstrong Signs Memorandum of Understanding with U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence

(June 7, 2016) – Armstrong State University officials signed a memorandum of understanding with the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence located at Fort Gordon in Augusta, Ga., on June 2 to share resources and help develop a cyber-trained workforce through education, innovation research and outreach.

Read More College of Education Alumni Honored as 2017 Teachers of the Year

(April 4, 2016) – At a special Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools gala, 28 of Armstrong's College of Education alumni were honored as school-level Teachers of the Year. Savannah-Chatham County Board of Education President Jolene Byrne told attendees that this honor is given in recognition and appreciation of the teachers' service to students and families.

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