48 months
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31712 USD/year
31712 USD/year
12432 USD/year
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About

The Psychology, Mind, Brain, and Behavior Concentration at Colorado State University prepares students to be more competitive candidates for graduate programs in cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience, behavioral neuroscience, and sensation and perception. 

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Overview

Many students considering a career in medicine and veterinarian medicine also chose to complete this Psychology, Mind, Brain, and Behavior Concentration at Colorado State University .  

Students acquire a stronger science and quantitative background compared to the other concentrations in psychology.  

Students are encouraged to participate as undergraduate research assistants and work with a faculty member on a research project.

Learning Outcomes

Students will:

  • Demonstrate understanding of the basic theories and principles of behavior.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of psychological principles and concepts across several content areas.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and appreciation of the scientific methods used in psychological research by engaging in analytical and critical thinking.

Potential Occupations

A B.S. degree in Psychology prepares students for a variety of career opportunities. Because of the strong science orientation, students develop a number of important skills required in a broad range of occupations. 

Skills such as written and oral communication, cooperation, analytical and critical thinking, and a background in the sciences demonstrate versatility and an ability to pursue a variety of career paths. Participating in paid or volunteer work, internships, research, study abroad and experiential education opportunities are highly recommended to increase students' employment opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • College Composition
  • Personal Computing
  • Attributes of Living Systems
  • College Algebra in Context 
  • Logarithmic and Exponential Functions
  • General Psychology
  • Psychology First-Year Seminar

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All first-year freshman students will submit an application using the Common Application. Your application will be reviewed after we receive all of the required items.
  • Transcripts: Submit your most recent transcripts or mark sheets. We will ask for additional materials if necessary. Only transcripts sent directly from the school or stamped and sealed are considered official.
  • Personal statement: Your personal statement, commonly called an essay, is your opportunity to help us understand what makes you unique beyond your grades and transcripts. Your personal statement will be reviewed during your admission decision, for consideration for any competitive majors, and for financial aid decisions.
  • Recommendation: One recommendation from a counselor or teacher is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31712 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31712 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    31712 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31712 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12432 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Fort Collins

1210 - 1800 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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