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Bachelor's Program

The Department of Psychology offers a dynamic major, minor, Human Factors Certificate and Honors Track in Psychology. Coursework includes the study of psychology as a profession, cognition, intergroup relations, infancy, emotions, human performance, personality, sexuality, health and much more.

Various opportunities are available for undergraduate students in and outside of the classroom. Students may perform research as research assistants or receive hands on experience through a local organization as field experience participants. Learn More…

Ph.D Graduate Programs

Clinical Ph.D. Program

The APA-accredited Clinical Training Program in the Department of Psychology at the University of Utah follows the principles of a clinical science model.

Social Ph.D. Program

The interests of the faculty in the social program encompass topics including social influence, motivation, environment and behavior, health, and interpersonal relationships.

CNS Ph.D. Program

The Cognition and Neural Science (CNS) program places a strong emphasis on merging basic brain and cognitive science with applied domains.

Developmental Ph.D.Program

The Developmental Program specializes in research on the development of social and interpersonal processes in real-world contexts from infancy through adulthood.


Cindy Berg Cindy Berg has been awarded a Distinguished Scholarly & Creative Research Award. The award recognizes lifelong accomplishments by considering the extent to which they represent a major breakthrough or advance in the field, are intellectually distinctive or creative, and contribute to improvement and enrichment in the human condition. Cindy is currently involved in many projects that aim to improve people’s lives. Congratulations, Cindy!


Liz Conradt receives Early Career Research AwardLiz Conradt receives Early Career Research Award

Liz has been chosen as the winner of the 2017 Society for Researching Child Development Early Career Research Contributions Award.


Andrea Wolfe-Clark promoted to rank of Major.Andrea Wolfe-Clark promoted to rank of Major.

Andrea Wolfe-Clark was promoted to the rank of Major in the United States Air Force. Andrea is also a graduate student in the Clinical psychology program.


David Strayer invited to White HouseDavid Strayer invited to White House

David Strayer was recently invited to participate in the discussion of research and science at the White House Roundtable Public Lands for Public Health.


Katie Baucom presents award at ABCTKatie Baucom presents award at ABCT

Katie Baucom in her role as Chair of the Committee on Awards and Recognition for the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies had the pleasure of presenting a mental health advocacy award to Patrick Kennedy during the annual meeting in New York.


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Last Updated: 1/13/17