This concentration is designed for students who are interested in developing their psychology knowledge and skills by getting involved in the local community as professional social scientists. This concentration produces graduates who are generally skilled in conscientiousness, communication, leadership, and teamwork-skills highly valued by most employers, inside and outside the field of psychology. Students interested in acquiring the skills and experience that can only come from hands-on practice are encouraged to concentrate in this area. Experiences provided in this concentration are powerful evidence of a student's preparation for graduate study or employment. In addition, this concentration provides an excellent foundation for the Certificate in Civic Engagement.
Students intending to concentrate in Agency must apply in writing to the Psychology Department Chairperson for acceptance.
Note that all required psychology courses must be completed with a grade of 2.0 or better.
Complete the following courses required of all Psychology majors (23 cr):