Undergraduate Program

Undergraduate Program

Welcome to the Undergraduate Program in Psychology at Marietta College. Marietta College’s Department of Psychology houses one of the strongest programs in the region, and one of the most popular undergraduate majors at the college. Our program strives to give its students the best possible training and education in psychology, providing them with a comprehensive introduction to the scientific study of behavior and cognitive processes within the liberal arts tradition. The program emphasizes the scientific foundation of psychology; however, it also stresses the importance of applying psychological principles, methods, and findings to solving problems and improving lives. An undergraduate degree from the Department of Psychology provides an excellent foundation for many career paths, as well as for graduate study in the field.