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University of Massachusetts Boston Department of Psychology

Psychology Department

The Psychology Department provides educational and research opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students faculty members of the department are not only invested in teaching but also maintain active programs of research. Undergraduates may earn a BA or BS degree with a major in psychology or a BA with a major in psychology and sociology. The department also offers minors and other programs of study for undergraduates. Individuals seeking graduate education can earn a PhD in the Clinical Psychology program and a PhD in the Developmental and Brain Sciences Program.


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Alumnus, adjunct professor, and acclaimed filmmaker Chico Colvard giving his IDEAS Boston presentation.

IDEAS Boston at UMass Boston

Thought leadership conference that brings together leading thinkers

Chico Colvard is one of more than 100 innovators who share their ideas each year at IDEAS Boston.

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