Our majors have presented research at numerous professional psychological conferences at the regional, national, and international levels and have also published research in peer-reviewed scholarly journals. These research experiences have helped our graduates get into numerous Master’s and Doctoral programs throughout the country and have also prepared students for jobs.
- Small classes
- Get to know your professors
- Get valuable experience through conducting research
- Get valuable experience through internships with community organizations
The Psychology at Black Hills State University has a strong tradition of preparing students who excel in graduate programs and in their careers. Students study human behavior and the psychological, social, and biological processes that relate to that behavior. With a degree in Psychology from BHSU, students are successful in graduate school and in pursuing careers as psychologists, social workers, career counselors, personnel and labor relations specialists, market researchers, and data analysts.
Why earn a psychology degree from BHSU?
- Apply psychological research first hand by working closely with faculty conducting cutting-edge research.
- Study with highly qualified faculty who are experienced as instructors and trained in a variety of theoretical perspectives.
- Participate in internships that allow you to actually work in the field with practicing psychologists.
- Statistics in Psychological Research
- Research Methods/Experimental Psychology
- Psychology of Abnormal Behavior
- Sensation & Perception
- Principles of Learning & Memory
- Biological Psychology
- Health Psychology
- Medical Sociology
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesPsychology View 1807 other Bachelors in Psychology in United States
Complete the following high school courses with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0:
- 4 years of English
- 3 years of math (algebra or higher level)
- 3 years of laboratory science
- 3 years of social science
- 1 year of fine arts
Students must meet one of the following admissions requirements:
- Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.6
- Minimum composite ACT of 18 (SAT score of 970 or above)
- Rank in the top 60% of high school class
International9723 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9723 USD per year during 48 months.
National11742 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11742 USD per year during 48 months.
In-State8672 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8672 USD per year during 48 months.
WY, CO, MT, ND, NE, IA Residents (In-State Tuition): $ 8,672
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