Psychology

Psychology majors at Northeastern University create paths specific to their interests while obtaining a strong foundation in research and practice through a flexible curriculum and many experiential opportunities.

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Degree Programs

The Department of Psychology offers many degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels, providing insight into the interdisciplinary study of mind, brain, and behavior.

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Q&A: Schafer scholarship recipient and aspiring oncologist paves own way at Northeastern

Meet Michael Mallouh, fourth year biology major, psychology minor, and on the pre-med track and hear about his research experiences as an undergraduate including the Schafer Co-op Scholarship.
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Northeastern professor named president-elect of the Association of Psychological Science

Psychology professor Lisa Feldman Barrett, whose research in the field of affective neuroscience has upended conventional wisdom on the nature of emotions, has been named president-elect of the Association of…
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COS students honored for their achievements

Each year dozens of College of Science students are recognized for their achievements in the classroom, on co-op and in the community. 2018 is no different.
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Jun 21st, 2018
“Collectively Improving Our Teaching: Department-wide Efforts in Scientific Teaching that Produced Classroom Transformations, Unanticipated Discoveries, and Scholarly Publications.” The Northeastern University Skills and Capacity for Inclusion (NU-SCI) Program, supported by…
Jun 22nd, 2018
The Northeastern University Skills and Capacity for Inclusion (NU-SCI) Program, supported by a grant from HHMI, invites you to two special programs featuring award-winning teacher and scholar Dr. Kimberly Tanner…