Psychology is the scientific study of mental processes and behavior. It is a broad field that encompasses many interests. Psychologists develop knowledge and techniques that benefit all disciplines. Many of our students integrate their work in psychology with their other interests. Psychology students learn how to collect, interpret, and present data about human subjects and understand social relationships.  Graduate students in our counseling program and dual degree law programs engage coursework and experiential training designed to prepare them for rewarding careers in their respective professions.


Four undergraduate and three graduate degree programs offer a thorough overview of a broad discipline.

Hands On
In the field, Valpo psychology students are driven by a desire to help others.
The inspiring people you meet in Valpo’s psychology department make an impression that lasts a lifetime.
Professors at Valpo help students develop their knowledge, their career plans, and their curiosity.
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