Psychology (BA)

Psychology Degree Overview

The Psychology degree program emphasizes learning by doing, giving you hands-on, direct experience in working with human subjects and designing experiments. Thomas College offers Forensic Psychology and Mental Health concentrations.

You’ll graduate with the preparation you need for a career or graduate study.

“Thomas helped prepare me for my internship by clearly demonstrating professional standards in their workshops. I also feel that all of the psychology classes I have taken with Dr. Horton over the past two years prepared me for a career in corrections.”

Kyleigh Murchison ’21, Behavioral Health Technician Intern, Maine State Prison

At a Glance

  • 121 credit hours
  • 3 year option
  • Career-focused curriculum
  • Internships
  • Leadership development

Key Courses

  • Personality
  • Psychology and the Law
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Experimental Design and Analysis
  • Anatomy and Physiology