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Psychology, the study of mind and behaviour, is one of today’s most exciting and rapidly advancing scientific frontiers. Psychologists are interested in a broad range of topics including:
The University of Waterloo Psychology Department is one of the largest in the province of Ontario. Learn from internationally recognized scholars who are committed to providing students with a rigorous educational experience that broadly represents the exciting field of Psychology. Students are exposed to cutting edge research methods, theories and experiments in the science of the mind that appear in news headlines regularly.
800 students are pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Psychology. Choices include:
67% of Psychology Majors are in Honours Psychology and choices for them include:
Approximately 260 students from across all Faculties are pursing a Psychology Minor.
Psychology Majors develop distinctive marketable skills that are beneficial for many educational and career pursuits. Feedback from co-op employers indicates that Psychology Majors are valued in the workplace.
The Human Resources Management (HRM) Minor, also administered by the Psychology Department, is a popular choice for those who plan to pursue employment in human resources.
Application to the Psych Major (current UW students):
Last updated Oct 23, 2013