Have a passion for helping people? We can prepare you to make a positive impact in their lives.
Psychology provides undergraduate study for those students who plan either to enter the workforce upon graduation or do graduate work in psychology. Undergraduate preparation is also offered for students who plan to teach psychology at the secondary level or minor in psychology.
At the graduate level (master's degree), training is provided in Clinical Psychology, Educational Psychology, Experimental Psychology, School Psychology, and - in conjunction with other key departments - Trauma-Informed Education: Social-Emotional Learning and Psychological Well-Being Certificate. The Specialist in Education degree is also offered in School Psychology. In addition, the discipline offers an online program for the certificate in the psychology of learning. Psychology is part of The School of Applied Health Sciences at Emporia State University.
Undergraduate Majors + Minor
If you have a passion for helping people cope with life issues and reach their full potential, Emporia State can equip you with the skills, knowledge, and experience needed to make a positive impact in their lives.
Graduate Degrees + Certificate
Whether its our graduate programs in Clinical Psychology or School Psychology, our faculty have decades of experience in the field to prepare you to work with the people you want to help.
In addition to other scholarships available through Emporia State University, there are scholarships allocated specifically to psychology majors each year.
Faculty + Staff
Virtually every course is taught by faculty members and professional instructors. All of our faculty have a Ph.D. in their respective disciplines and extensive professional experience in their fields such as experimental psychology, clinical psychology, neuropsychology, school psychology, educational psychology, developmental psychology, etc.
Apply to Emporia State University
If you are ready to join the Hornet Nation as an undergraduate, head to the Undergraduate Admissions page.
If you are ready to pursue a certificate or advance your degree as a graduate student, head to the Graduate Admissions page.