Troy University has been recognized by Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, Military Times and more as having some of the best undergraduate programs in the Southeast and nation. Whether you are graduating from high school, transferring from a two-year school, or completing your degree as a working adult, TROY offers a wide variety of associate and baccalaureate degrees that will open doors to career opportunities.
Graduate study can help you achieve your career goals! Holders of advanced degrees will be in high demand in the next 10 years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and U.S. Census data shows that advanced degrees increase pay and prosperity Troy University’s Graduate School offers advanced degrees in all five of the University’s academic colleges: education, business, arts and sciences, health and human services, and communication and fine arts. In addition, TROY’s commitment to flexibility means that you have in-class, online and blended options. Plan for your next career by completing your graduate education at TROY. Innovation, knowledge and creativity are all elements for success. Get started today!
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Campus visits are the most important aspect of the college decision making process. Visits give you the opportunity to discover what makes our unique University the right fit for you. TROY welcomes you to come and see what makes our campus different, one that you will want to consider your home away from home.
We invite you to register for a visit Monday - Friday at 10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. or on specified Saturdays for a TROY Tour or Trojan Day event.
*Students interested in visiting other Alabama campuses must contact the specific campus for visit information and registration as available dates and times vary.
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TROY Service Centers meet the needs of working adults, including military, government agency civilians, teachers and future business leaders who want the opportunities that come with earning a degree. Because adult learners often have different educational needs than traditional students, courses are provided at times and in formats designed around people who work and have other commitments for their time.
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Are you interested in learning more about yourself and others? Would you like to increase your critical thinking and communication skills? Do you find helping those in need, such as children with autism, rewarding? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Troy University may be for you.
Troy University’s undergraduate psychology program allows students the opportunity to earn their degree in the classroom, online or a combination of both from our highly-educated and trained faculty.
TROY’s Department of Psychology faculty members are highly-skilled and represent diverse fields of study from across the discipline. The program offers small class sizes and a rigorous, yet balanced, curriculum. Within your courses, you will learn critical thinking skills, effective communication, ethical behaviors and to value diversity in human nature.
Individuals with a bachelor’s degree in psychology may work in some of the following fields:
More than 40 courses are offered, which allow you to choose from the program’s four minors. These minors include:
Individuals with a bachelor’s degree in psychology may also pursue graduate degrees that will allow them to specialize and practice within the field of psychology. Students who earn master’s degrees may practice as mental health professionals and marriage and family therapists—occupations the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) projects will grow by approximately 19 percent from 2014 to 2024. Students who go on to earn doctoral degrees may work as licensed clinical, counseling, school and industrial-organizational psychologists. The BLS projects job growth from 2014 to 2024 will be around 20 percent for clinical, counseling and school psychologists and around 19 percent for industrial-organizational psychologists. Doctoral-level degree holders in psychology may also work as faculty members at colleges and universities and as researchers at private research organizations and government agencies.