Psychology

Explore Your Mind

 Discover the amazing power and capacity of the human brain

 

You’ll learn first-hand from outstanding professors with a wide range of expertise, including experimental psychology, child psychology, counseling, cognitive psychology and biological psychology.

WHY STUDY PSYCHOLOGY AT THE COLLEGE OF IDAHO?

C of I students regularly work with faculty members on psychology research, such as a National Science Foundation-funded project investigating memory and attention. Psychology students at C of I often present their findings at local, regional and national research conferences.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES FOR PSYCHOLOGY MAJORS/MINORS

A psychology major or minor enables you to acquire skills valued in a wide range of professions. For those wishing to pursue a career requiring graduate education in psychology, The College of Idaho’s faculty will advise you on your options for graduate school opportunities, pursuing a career in research or applied psychology, and your ultimate goals.An understanding of psychology can also help a business owner know how to deal with customer complaints, help teachers provide classroom experiences that maximize learning, train medical personnel to understand ways to help patients' comply with prescriptive advice, and provide actors and writers with a better understanding of the foibles of human (mis)behavior.