Psychology at Adams State

Interested in why we do the things we do? Fascinated with human behavior? Not only will you understand psychological phenomena, you’ll have the opportunity to gain practical experience.

You may also take advantage of our Psychology Lab, funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation.

Learn to read and think critically, plan and conduct research, and be prepared for graduate study or a variety of careers which require you to understand and interact with others.

Degrees Available

Potential Careers

  • Psychology
  • Psychiatry
  • Mental Health
  • Research
    • Social Work
    • Education
    • Counseling
    • Human Resources
    Jobs in the psychological field often require continuing education in graduate school or specialized training.

    Get Involved

    Psychology Club

    • Psychology student organization
    • Develop leadership, networking and communication skills

    Contact for more info.

    Psi Chi

    • International Honor Society in Psychology
    • Encourages excellence among members
    • Develops networks

    Hear More From Our Psychology Students:

    Kellylynn Zuni

    Kellylynn Zuni - ASU Psychology Major


    Crownpoint, New Mexico


    Student Ambassador, Psy Chi, Intramural Sports, ASU Adventure Program, Alamosa Elementary Mentor

    Other activities:

    Daniels Scholar, Internship with Bureau of Indian Affairs in Washington D.C., Internship with Ecology Center at University of Michigan, went to Spain through an ASU English course, Archeology Field School

    Why ASU:

    Beautiful and close-knit campus, outdoor activities

    Favorite thing about Adams State:

    The opportunities ASU has to enjoy the outdoors, and the support from professors, fellow students, and mentors.