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.

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Experimental Psychology Major

What Courses Do Experimental Psychology Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Experimental Psychology majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Psychology
  • Research Methods
  • Sociology