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Psychology

Geneva’s psychology program is comprehensive, providing the content that students need to successfully enter into graduate school. The academic curriculum combines theory and research with the methodology of experimental psychology, all within the context of a Christian understanding.

Geneva’s program is comprehensive, preparing students in the areas of human development, social psychology, statistics, experimental methods, motivation, abnormal psychology, psychotherapy, personality, biological bases and cognitive psychology. Additionally, seniors participate in seminar, which provides the opportunity to prepare for graduate school or professional careers.

Program Requirements:
PSY 201 Introduction to Psychology 3
PSY 202 Biological Bases of Behavior 3
PSY 205 Psychological Statistics 4
PSY 206 Orientation to Psychology 3
PSY 207 Research Methods in Psychology 3
PSY 250 Life Span Development 3
PSY 325 Cognitive Psychology 3
PSY 404 Personality Psychology 3
PSY 408 Social Psychology 3
PSY 411 History and Theories of Psychology 3
PSY 425 Senior Seminar - Pre-professional 3
HSV 202 Human Diversity 3
Two courses from:
PSY 260 Tests and Measures 3
PSY 313 Abnormal Psychology 3
PSY 320 Conditioning and Learning 4
PSY 326 Emotion and Memory 3
PSY 329 Lab - Basic Processes 3
One course from:
PSY 229 Lab - Developmental   3
PSY 251 Child Development  3
PSY 252  Adolescent Development 3
PSY 253 Adulthood and Aging  3
One course from:
PSY 405 Psychology of Gender 3
PSY 206 Psychology of Prejudice 3
PSY 429 Lab - Social 3
PSY 423/424 Psychology Research Literature/Applied Psychology Research 1/2
PSY 250 Special Topics in Psychology 3

 

Point of Excellence

The first biopsychology major graduated in 2012 and has been hired as an IOM Tech in UPMC’s Center for Clinical Neurophysiology (CCN).

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Upcoming Events
Apr23
Chapel
Geneva chaplain Rutledge Etheridge
Metheny Fieldhouse 10:10 a.m.

Apr23
Networking & Etiquette Dinner
Presidents Dining Room 5:00 p.m.

SUMMER CLASSES
Advance your degree through May@Geneva
Running May 12 through June 6, May term offers key courses as well as electives and travel options.
COMMUNITY
Geneva to host National Day of Prayer breakfast
Faculty, staff, students and the community are invited to campus for prayer and breakfast on Thu., May 1 at 7:30 a.m.
ALUMNI
Celebration Weekend for the classes of ’54 and ’64
Special events for 50- and 60-year alumni are planned to coincide with Commencement.
ARTS & CULTURE
Geneva Reading Series IV: "A New, New Hope"
The final event in the series for the 2013-14 academic year will be on Apr. 23 at 7 p.m.
ARTS & CULTURE
Symphonic Band to present Spring Concert
The 68-member ensemble will perform on Apr. 26 at 7:30 p.m.