Undergraduate Programs in Psychology

As a Psychology student at the University at Albany you’ll work directly with faculty to conduct high-impact research that contributes to the understanding of basic psychological principles and their application to organizational, community and healthcare settings.

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Pursuing a B.A. in Psychology at UAlbany means you’ll enjoy access to excellent research facilities and opportunities; flexible, individualized courses of study; and productive and engaging faculty members who are experts in a wide variety of specialty areas.

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The Psychology Department offers a structured, research-based honors program for advanced students. The program is a research-intensive sequence of courses culminating in an empirically based senior thesis project that is conducted by the student under the supervision of a faculty member.