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How to Reach the Department of Psychological Sciences

The main office is currently working remotely. We are ready to support you via email, phone, or video conferencing. If you need assistance, please call us at (303)615-0699; the office phones are being forwarded. If you reach voicemail, please leave a message. We will be checking the voicemail every hour during business hours and responding to ASAP. You can also reach us via email: psy@msudenver.edu

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Class of 2020 Psychology and Human Development & Family Studies graduates!

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You did it!


Congratulations to Joy Melgarejo

Recipient of the 2020 President’s Award

It is rare to see this type of drive for improvement in the absence of toxic perfectionism...an eager drive for self-growth simply for the love of the experience, rather than due to some extrinsic motivation.

- Dr. Courtney Rocheleau, about Joy as a Teaching Assistant

Career Prospects

Here’s where a Bachelor of Science in Psychology might take you:

  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Business
  • Law Criminal Justice
  • Nursing
  • Research Associate
  • Human Resources
  • Social Work

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The Department of Psychology at MSU Denver has designed its curriculum according to the American Psychological Association's guidelines.


International Honor Society in Psychology (Psi Chi) seal

Psi Chi is an international honor society whose purpose shall be to encourage, stimulate, and maintain excellence in scholarship of the individual members in all fields, particularly in psychology, and to advance the science of psychology.