Psychology (Forensic Concentration) (BA)

Psychology – Forensic Concentration Degree Overview

Study human behavior with a focus on law and criminal justice.

Forensic Psychology exists at the intersection of human behavior and the legal system. If you’re interested in how behavior, thoughts, and feelings relate to criminal justice, civil law, and other systems designed to manage human behavior, this might be the right major for you. The Thomas College program will prepare you for a variety of entry-level careers or graduate study.

Prepare for a Career In:

  • Law Enforcement
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Corrections
  • Juvenile Justice

“Thomas has given me that feeling of being welcomed and accepted, which I believe is the best feeling in the world.”

Olivia Caron ’23

At a Glance

Key Courses

  • 121 credit hours
  • 3 year option
  • Career-focused curriculum
  • Internships
  • Leadership development
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Experimental Design and Analysis
  • Psychology and the Law
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice