As the science of behavior and psychological processes, psychology has a vast range. At one end, it borders on the natural sciences such as biology and physiology, and at the other, it shares interest with social science disciplines such as sociology and anthropology. With the goal of understanding, predicting, and modifying behavior and psychological processes, psychologists must include in their studies a variety of perspectives.

Psychology Program Goals (PDF)

For additional information on the degree program in Psychology, contact:

Robert Hymes, Ph.D., Psychology Advisor
4058 CB
(313) 593-5163
rhymes@umd.umich.edu

Dan Swift, Ph.D., Psychology Advisor
4064 CASL Building
(313) 593-5610
dswift@umich.edu