Psychology Department

Interested in psychology?

The Augustana University Psychology Department supports scientific study of human behavior and mental processes. The department teaches research and application of theories, as well as encourages students to enrich their education by studying psychology abroad, getting involved in research and gaining hands-on experience in a practicum.

Psychology at AU

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Augustana is excited to once again host its annual Arthur Olsen Student Research Symposium, set to take place on Saturday, April 13, at the Froiland Science Complex, located on the university’s campus.

Augustana University student Lara Matuck ‘25, of São Paulo, Brazil, is a biology major with a pre-veterinarian concentration and psychology minor. She is interning this summer at Good Life Farms in Canton, South Dakota, which is owned and operated by AU faculty.

Augustana University will offer neuroscience as a minor beginning in the fall of 2022 — adding to the list of interdisciplinary academic programs being developed as part of Augustana’s strategic plan Viking Bold: The Journey to 2030.