With a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Merrimack College, you will better understand yourself and the people around you, which opens up many career pathways and promotes lifelong learning. Drawing from biology and health sciences, you’ll learn why people act the way they do, what is considered normal behavior and therapeutic options for behavior outside the norm. You’ll study statistical methods, sharpen your analytical skills, conduct research and gain laboratory experience.

With a deeper knowledge of psychology, statistics, research and understanding of human behavior, you’ll be prepared for a career across a variety of industries and roles including education, human and social services, business, human resources, and more. Use the Career Insight tool below to see real-time labor market data on jobs in this field.