About Us


 Katelin Matazel, who received a Bachelor of Science in NMU's 
Psychology program, talks about her experience in our department.


Northern Michigan University’s Department of Psychological Science offers bachelor's and master's degrees in a number of areas in Psychology. The department offers a strong general psychology curriculum along with emphasis areas in behavior analysis and neuroscience. 

At the undergraduate level, the department offers four majors and two minors. These majors include general and graduate preparation Psychology majors, a Behavior Analysis major, and a Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience major. At the graduate level, the department offers a master's degree in General Psychology and a master's degree in Applied Behavior Analysis. The Applied Behavior Analysis master's degree curriculum meets the program requirements to become a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. For more details, visit the department's Programs page.