Welcome to Psychology

Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes and relates to every aspect of human activity. Understanding and predicting behavior are useful skills in a rapidly changing society. Curriculum in psychology is based on American Psychological Association principles for training students to be behavioral scientists and to use their training in behavioral science to inform their practice as professionals. 
Featured Careers

Students with Bachelor’s degrees in Psychology from Lamar are well-prepared for employment upon graduation in a variety of fields. Many get jobs such as

  • Counselor
  • Intelligence Officer
  • Sales Rep
  • Small Business Owner
  • Public Relations Specialist
The American Psychological Association provides information about careers helping businesses, helping people improve their lives, promoting health, protecting the planet, serving communities, understanding the world around us, and working in schools.