Experimental Psychology Major

Description: A program that focuses on the scientific study of behavior under experimental conditions and the analysis of controlled behavioral responses. Includes instruction in learning theory, research design and experimental methods, psychological measurement, statistical design and methods, analysis of cognitive and behavioral variables, and the conduct of specialized and large-scale studies.

Is Experimental Psychology the right major for you?
Take the MyMajors Quiz and find out if it fits one of your top recommended majors!

Experimental Psychology Major

What jobs and careers are associated to a major in Experimental Psychology?

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$102,160

Media Hourly Wage

$49.12*

Total Employed Nationally

342,960


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2010 wage data external site and 2008-2018 employment projections external site. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2008-2018). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.