Wofford's Psychology Program is an exciting place to learn. Psychology is one
of the most exciting and rapidly growing fields on college campuses across the
country. Wofford Psychology majors participate in exciting research opportunities
both on and off campus and are also offered the chance to complete an
interdisciplinary program in neuroscience.
Learn more about Psychology professors
including their research interests, what degrees they hold and their past teaching
experience. Their classes taught and contact information are also included.
Everything you need to know about the requirements
to obtain a major or minor in Psychology including number of hours,
course distribution demands and any capstone experiences that are required.
The program in neuroscience at Wofford is an interdisciplinary collaboration between the biology and psychology departments
that allows students to gain in depth knowledge about the brain.
Wofford has made several state of the art labs available for students studying various fields within the Psychology Department.
Research with Chaser, a border collie, by Dr. John Pilley and Dr. Alliston Reid has received worldwide attention. Chaser's incredible language abilities are demonstrated on NOVA ScienceNOW where Dr. Neil Tyson tested Chaser's knowledge of 1022 names of objects. Check this out for more information about "The Chaser Story."