Psychology Undergraduate Degree Program at MidAmerica Nazarene University.
MidAmerica Nazarene University
Psychology is the study of mind and behavior. We want to understand "why?" Why do people have certain thoughts, feelings and behaviors? We want to understand "how?" How do we effectively help people to live a life that is full, healthy, and connected?

The Facts

At MNU, we study psychology with a compassionate heart. Professors lead you in discussions and projects that explore the social, developmental, neuropsychological, cultural and biological aspects of human function.

Psychology at MNU actively engages our knowledge of human science with our Christian faith.

Our classes follow guidelines established by the American Psychological Association. You'll study topics like human

development, social psychology, organizational psychology, psychobiology and statistical methods, abnormal behavior and the fundamentals of counseling. You'll understand research methods, including experiment design and analysis. You will complete an internship as part of the psychology program, providing exposure to the everyday life in psychology-related professions allowing for great networking opportunties.

Request Info

Courses

"My favorite class was Social Psychology because it explained the individual as a social being. It's a class that I think anyone can benefit from because as they say, no man is an island."


Natalie Eick on Social Psychology

View our academic catalog    View courses for this major

People

“MNU prepares you to make a difference in the world doing what you love. It’s just that simple.”

Earl Bland, PsyD
Dean of the School of Behavioral Sciences and Counseling
 

Our faculty members are experts in their field, with experience in clinical psychology, developmental psychology, counseling, marriage & family therapy, and experimental neuroscience.

View all Faculty in the Department.

Psychology Undergraduate Degree Program at MidAmerica Nazarene University.

Internships

We've recently placed students in internships at:

  • Advice & Aid Pregnancy Center
  • Alliance on Aging
  • CommunityWorks, Inc.
  • Heart to Heart International
  • Johnson County Juvenile Detention Center
  • Kansas City Urban Youth Center
  • Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault
  • Olathe School District
  • Salvation Army: Family Lodge
  • TLC for Children & Families
Psychology Undergraduate Degree Program at MidAmerica Nazarene University.

Careers

Touching every aspect of psychology, you could become a(n): 

Health Psychologist
Child Protective Worker
Marriage and Family Therapist

Community Relations Representative
Adoption Case Worker
Clinical & Counseling Psychologist

Career Counselor
Military Psychologist
Personnel Manager

Related Majors


 

Related News

MNU Launches Executive Mentor Program…

Untitled copy

New university graduates benefit from an experienced professional’s assistance to land that first job, make smart career moves and navigate the business world. To help them… Read More

Rend Collective at MNU on Oct. 24

rend

OLATHE, KAN, -- Rend Collective, number one on the iTunes chart in the US and UK, as well as No. 13 on the Billboards chart in 2014, will be at MidAmerica Nazarene University (MNU)… Read More

Joint Chiefs of Staff Deputy Chaplain…

Commander Brian D. Weigelt, CHC, USN a deputy chaplain for the Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Pentagon will be the speaker at MNU’s 43rd Commencement ceremonies May 3… Read More