Prospective Students Psychology Furman University

As a psychology major, you will develop strong critical thinking, problem solving, and oral and written commination skills through our course offerings and opportunities for discovery-based learning outside of the classroom. Our curriculum begins with a broad overview, giving you an understanding of the core content areas of psychology and the methods and statistics used by psychologists. Beyond those survey courses, you will be required to take a senior level seminar in which you will study a specific topic in-depth. You can also receive course credit for conducting independent research or completing an off-campus internship. Whatever your career goals may be, the skills and experiences you gain through our program will be indispensable in graduate school or in your future career.

Program overview

Learn about the distinctive advantages of our psychology program. Discover our program.

Career opportunities

As a graduate with a psychology degree, you'll have an extensive list of careers available to you. Discover career opportunities.

Outstanding faculty

Our dedicated faculty members are excellent teachers and active scholars who understand the value of one-on-one interactions between faculty and students. Meet our faculty.

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Tour our beautiful, nationally recognized campus, or arrange to meet with one of our knowledgeable admission counselors. A visit to a psychology class will give you a clear picture of who we are. Schedule a visit.

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Furman is one of the nation's premier liberal arts and sciences universities. We offer our students The Furman Advantage—an over-arching approach to education that promises every student a four-year personalized pathway, a team of advisors and mentors, and the opportunity for an engaged learning experience that is tracked and integrated with the students' academic and professional goals.

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Undergraduate Evening Studies provides adults the opportunity to receive an education from one of the premier liberal arts universities in the nation.

Whether you are starting or continuing your education, or have been away from the classroom for a few months or several years, our program provides many services to assist you with accomplishing your educational and professional goals.

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Our graduate studies program is designed for the professional educator.

We know the challenges teachers and administrators face every day, and we are committed to helping you become a leader within your school system or district.

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