BSc in Psychology

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Program Description

Bastyr University's psychology degree programs offer a firm scientific foundation and a holistic understanding of mind and body to prepare students for meaningful careers in a diversity of fields.

The bachelor of science degree with a major in health psychology offers students a choice of three tracks. This track system lets students direct their focus of study, tailoring their undergraduate experience to meet their interests.

  • Health Psychology - Integrated Wellness Track - 2 years
  • Health Psychology - Pre-Med Track - 2 years
  • Health Psychology - Social Advocacy Track - 2 years

Advantages of Health Psychology Programs at Bastyr

  • Extensive and rigorous study in the core areas of psychology
  • Substantial exploration of cutting-edge and emerging areas of psychology and health, such as psychology and spirituality, interdisciplinary collaboration and ecopsychology
  • Innovative curriculum with a unique focus on holistic psychology and its interrelationship with physical health and spirituality
  • Small class sizes with highly experienced faculty who are committed and accessible to students
  • Vibrant university community of like-minded learners and faculty
  • Opportunities to take electives in other areas of natural health, such as nutrition and herbal sciences
  • Opportunity to complete a senior research thesis (undergraduate programs)
Last updated Mar 2020

About the School

Since its inception in 1978, Bastyr University has been a pioneer in science-based natural medicine. Founders Les Griffith, ND; William A. Mitchell, Jr., ND; and Joseph E. Pizzorno, Jr., ND; along wit ... Read More

Since its inception in 1978, Bastyr University has been a pioneer in science-based natural medicine. Founders Les Griffith, ND; William A. Mitchell, Jr., ND; and Joseph E. Pizzorno, Jr., ND; along with Sheila Quinn, named the school after their beloved teacher and noted Seattle naturopathic physician Dr. John Bastyr. Read less
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