Graduates may also continue their studies at the graduate level, either in Psychology or a related area, to pursue careers in clinical, education, hospital, social service or other setting.
Students in ODU’s Psychology program will develop:
- Knowledge of the scientific nature of psychology and of the scientific method as it is used in psychology.
- Critical thinking skills.
- The ability to use experimental methods and basic statistics.
- An appreciation of the psychological dimension of human experience and the dignity of the person.
- An appreciation of the ethical obligations of psychologists.
Graduates of are prepared for careers in a variety of fields, including:
- Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement
- Human Resources
- Mental Health
- Psychological Testing
- Social Services