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UG Psychology Announcements

Explore Psychology

Thursday October 4th 3pm-5pm
at the Power Center Ballroom

A department celebration of our undergraduate majors!
Learn about Spring 2019 courses, research opportunities and internships. Food and conversation will follow.

Graduate School Expo

Friday October 19th 12pm-2pm
at the Student Union 6th Floor

Come network and meet with representatives from local graduate programs with masters and doctoral degrees in psychology including Carlow University (MS Professional Counseling), Chatham University (MS Counseling), Duquesne (Counselor Education and School Psychology), Indiana University of Pennsylvania (MA in Counseling and PsyD), Point Park (MA and PsyD) and University of Pittsburgh (MSW).

Applying to Graduate School Workshop

Monday November 5th 6:30pm-8pm
at 306 Rockwell Hall

Interested in a career in psychology? Unsure of what degree you need to get there? Come learn about the different tracks of graduate school to get you to be the therapist, psychologist, counselor, or social worker you dream to be! You will learn about the requirements for graduate programs, how to apply, and what to be thinking about now as an undergraduate or soon to be college graduate.

Practica and Volunteer Information

The Psychology Department values experiential education. To provide students with structured opportunities for such learning, three different practica are offered: Arsenal Family & Children's Center, UPMC-Shadyside Hospital Elder Life Program, and a Forensic Psychology practicum opportunity that involves working with a local Psychologist.

Student Organizations

Psi Chi is the National Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology.


Scholarships and Fellowships

This document contains information for current undergraduate students for scholarships and fellowships

Psychology Degrees

Information on various degree types and applications can be found here.

Psychology Careers

Information various careers options can be found here.

Student support and campus service

The University Counseling Center offers free and confidential counseling services to Duquesne Students.

Undergraduate Student Manual


Course Descriptions