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Message from the Chair

Rebecca Cameron, Ph.D. Department Chair

Welcome to the Sacramento State Psychology Department's web site. Please explore the site to learn about our undergraduate and graduate programs, our dedicated faculty and staff, and our outstanding student groups. Opportunities for learning extend beyond the classroom to involvement in research labs and community settings, where students learn skills that include scientific thinking, research and analytic strategies, multicultural awareness, and ethical decision-making.

Be sure to meet with us in person as well as visiting us online. Prospects peer mentors are available to answer questions and to support your undergraduate experience Monday through Friday, 9 AM-4 PM in AMD 358, and faculty advisors are available during office hours to discuss your interests and goals. Click here to find the office hours for our major advisors.

Rebecca Cameron,Ph.D., Interim Department Chair

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Important Dates

April 28

Applications for Psyc 143: Practicum In Community Psychology (Fall 2017) DUE to the Dept. Office in AMD 350

May 1-19

Fall 2017 Early Registration for Continuing Students

May 16-20

Final Exams - Check schedule here

Psych 143: Practicum in Community Psychology

Are you interested in learning about Community Psychology while gaining practical experience in a community organization?

Students will work at a community organization for a minimum of six hours per week with supervision by authorized persons at the organization. Students will also attend weekly class meetings to discuss the application of concepts in community psychology to practicum experience. Topics include: ethics, structure and capacity of community organizations, working with diverse populations, and professional relationships.

Applications are now open for our Fall 2017 cohort!

Informational session: Tuesday, April 18th from 5:00pm-6:00pm in Amador 121

Download Application here

Applications are due: Friday, April 28th by 4:00pm to Amador 350

Psychology Major Application

The Psychology Department's Supplemental Application is now closed.

Program Spotlight

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Prospects provides psychology majors with information and experiences necessary for developing academic goals, skills, and a better understanding of how to navigate the Psychology Department. Peer Mentors enable others to excel and understand academics and the major requirements.

If you are interested in becoming a Mentor, download the application here
If you are interested in becoming a Mentee apply here

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