Psychology and Social Sciences Department

Gain the knowledge and understanding of today’s complex social issues. By studying the dynamics of society and our evolving world, you will be prepared to act as a catalyst for change and empower others to seek fulfilling and meaningful lives.

The department of Psychology and Social Sciences prepares you for a career in a variety of fields. Explore a career protecting your community as a police officer or as an FBI agent. Propose bills and pass laws as a legislator, or tackle social change head-on as a community activist. You could even help people find ways to maximize their quality of life as a psychologist or a human service professional. At Saint Mary’s, we offer relevant programs that prepare you to make a difference — in your community — and around the globe.

Raekwon Livingston ‘21

Enhance Your Education

Take your degree even further with advanced degrees from Saint Mary’s. Many graduates of our psychology and social sciences programs pursue graduate studies at Saint Mary’s including Counseling and Psychological Services, Marriage and Family Therapy, and social work.