Thompson Rivers University
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Psychology Major
Bachelor of Arts


Psychology is the scientific study of thought, feeling and behaviour. Students will learn how Psychology can relate to virtually every aspect of people's lives. Students will also gain critical thinking skills, as well as the skills to analyze and interpret data.


Many graduates gravitate towards careers in human services, business, the public sector and education. Some carry on to master's and doctoral programs.

Admission Requirements

Open admission

All students in the psychology major are required to complete PSYC 1110, 1210, 2100, and 2110.

Students intending to major in psychology must see both a Psychology Major Advisor and a BA Program Advisor. The Major Advisor will assist each student in selecting courses that will satisfy the major program requirements. The BA Advisor will then ensure that all additional BA degree requirements are met.

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Phone: 250-828-5036

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Phone: 250-828-5252