Cool Facts

Majoring in psychology at JBU means combining a Christian perspective on human behavior with studying the latest methods, research, data and tools of psychology. In this unique major, students can:

  • Gain field experience in a variety of off-campus settings and observe professionals in their area of expertise.
  • Conduct their own student-directed research under the supervision of a faculty member.
  • Submit and present research papers to a variety of conferences.
  • Volunteer in a crisis pregnancy center.
  • Mentor at-risk teens.
  • Learn major counseling theories and practice interviewing, setting conditions for psychological growth and developing action plans for healthy psychological change.