Psychology embraces all aspects of the human experience — from the functions of the brain to the behavior of nations, from child development to care for the elderly.
At Kean, our psychology majors develop an understanding of the many factors that influence human cognition and behavior. Psychology majors probe and explore mental processes. They also learn about human development, animal behavior and social groups.
Kean psychology graduates acquire a nuanced insight into how the mind works, which allows them to easily transition from the classroom to the boardroom.
Psychology graduates are in demand in a variety of fields, including human resources, advertising and government.
Kean's community service culture is heavily embedded in the University's standards. Those institutional values have made me feel more welcome. I’ve been able to grow through my Kean experience, both professionally and in the classroom."
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Kean psychology graduates have a diverse array of exciting careers. A psychology degree can lead to career success as a(n):
Human resource manager
Consumer insights specialist
And so much more!
Employment for psychologists is projected to increase by 2026, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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