Ohio Dominican's Psychology program prepares graduates who are grounded in our liberal arts tradition and well versed in the science and application of psychology across multiple domains in the field.
- Major and minor available in Psychology.
- Small class sizes with faculty experienced in the field
- Lab experiences provides a deeper understanding of psychological principles and research methods.
- Students assist in faculty research, engage in independent original research and present their research at an undergraduate conference.
Degrees & Courses
Read the degree requirements and course descriptions for the major and minor, plus view a sample 4-year plan.
Outcomes & Careers
Graduates are prepared to enter the workforce in a number of fields, including social services, education and business.
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Ohio Dominican is just minutes from downtown Columbus, where students have the opportunity
to participate in one or more internships with a variety of companies and organizations. Central
Ohio enjoys a diverse economy with many internship possibilities in the public, private,
and non-profit sectors.
Ohio Dominican's faculty and Career Development Center are eager to help interested students secure relevant internship experiences.
Psi Chi is the International Honor Society in Psychology, which supports and rewards
excellence in scholarship, and the advancement of the science of psychology. Students
who have met the qualifications in the areas of academic achievement and meaningful
involvement in activities related to psychology are invited to become members.
Please email Dr. Anne Crimmings, faculty advisor, for more information.
The Psychology Club provides a variety of opportunities for students interested in
the field of psychology, including on-campus lectures, group activities and empirical
research projects. The group also provides information on off-campus speakers, graduate
school and undergraduate psychology conferences.
Please email Dr. John Marazita, faculty advisor, for more information.
ODU's Psychology curriculum is aligned with the American Psychology Association guidelines for quality undergraduate programming.
ODU is a member of the Ohio Psychological Association's Small College Roundtable.
Anthony Sumpter shares how Ohio Dominican University's Psychology program is helping him connect his passion with a purpose.