Undergraduate Psychology - Seattle Pacific University

Undergraduate Psychology
Seattle Pacific University
3307 Third Ave. W., Ste. 107
Seattle, WA 98119
Phone: 206-281-2918


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What Is Psychology?


Psychology is the science and study of mind and behavior. The SPU psychology program provides students with solid academic and experiential grounding in the theory, research, and practice of psychology. Learn more.

Why apply? Be challenged and empowered by professors. Help in cutting-edge research. Become prepared for your future career in psychology. Apply now.

Applications accepted the first two weeks of each quarter only.


New!  Psychology Majors Orientation

Are you considering a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science in Psychology? Have you recently been accepted into the major? Attend the Psychology Majors Orientation where you'll learn more about our courses, course sequence, faculty and your future beyond SPU.

Date:    Friday, April 17, 2015

Time:   12:30-1:20

Location:  Library Seminar Room

Refreshments (a light lunch) will be served.

For more information and to reserve your place email Carol Browne at cebrowne@spu.edu.


Faculty in the News


Welcome Tom Carpenter, Ph.D!

Instructor of Psychology

This year, we welcome Tom Carpenter, whose area of expertise is quantitative social and personality psychology. He is passionate about teaching statistics and their application to research areas such as moral transgression, forgiveness and well-being, in addition to implicit cognition and decision making.


Beyond the Degree

What can you do with a degree in psychology? Here are a just a few of the many options:

  • Marriage and Family Therapist
  • Caseworker
  • Clergy member
  • Probation officer

Learn more about what you can do with a degree in psychology.

Career Options PDF


Apply Now! Clinical Psychology

Applications for the major are only accepted during the first two weeks of  each quarter!


Upcoming Events

New Majors Orientation

April 17, 2015


Department News