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A Bachelor of Arts in Psychology allows student to acquire increased knowledge of human behavior and sufficient analytic and interpersonal skills to be effective in using this knowledge.


Psychology is the science of behavior and mental processes. Environmental, experiential and physiological factors that influence behavior are all included within its area of study. Psychology;strives to understand why people behave as they do. A goal of the psychology program at Piedmont College is to cultivate analytic and interpersonal skills. These skills enhance all social relationships. In addition, individuals who can think, analyze and express themselves clearly are highly valued by employers.