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Welcome to the Department of Psychology 

 Department Faculty 2013


Our Department in the News:


Are you interested in the field of Applied Behavioral Analysis? Come learn about internships at the Autism Center for Excellence (ACE) during the recruitment meeting on Wednesday and Thursday this week.  This is an excellent way to gain experience.

ACE Recruitment 2015



Dr. Knifsend WELCOME TO DR. KNIFSEND! A NEW ASSISTANT PROFESSOR JOINING THE DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY THIS FALL SEMESTER.  Dr. Knifsend received her PhD in Psychology from University of California, Los Angeles in 2014.  Dr. Knifsend's research focuses on understanding how activities and sports can connect youth from different racial/ethnic backgrounds in ways that reduce prejudice. Dr. Knifsend will teach Research Methods in Psychology (Psyc 8) this spring.


IMPACTION AND APPLYING TO THE PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR: The Chancellor's Office of the California State University has granted the Psychology Department impaction status for its undergraduate major program. Students applying to the major are required to submit a supplemental application. New applicants, including transfer students, must be admitted to the University prior to applying to the major.  For more information on impaction and the AA-T/AS-T transfer degree, please see Program Impaction
The Supplemental Application period for Fall 2015 is now closed.  The Supplemental Application period for Spring 2016 will be available during the Fall 2015 semester.  The dates when access to the Supplimental Application for Spring 2016 will be available are August 31, 2015 to October 9, 2015.  When the Supplimental Application is available, a link will be posted here.