Psychological Science, Minor

Program Overview

This minor is designed for students who want to gain proficiency in research methods and statistics as they are applied to the scientific study of behavior and mental processes.

Course topics may include:

  • General Psychology
  • Research Methods and Statistics 
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Psychological Tests and Measurements
  • Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Human Sexuality
  • Mathematical Methods in Psychological Science
  • Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Personality
  • Sensation and Perception
  • Psychology of Mindfulness
  • Sensibilities
  • Learning
  • Drugs, Society, and Behavior
  • Cognitive Modeling
  • Cognition and the Brain
  • Stress and the Brain
  • Cognitive Engineering
  • Hormones, Brain, and Behavior
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychology and The Law
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychopharmacology and Behavioral Toxicology

See course catalog for details


The School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
Russell Sage Laboratory (SAGE) 5304, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180
(518) 276-6575


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