Psychology/Sociology Double Major Degree Program | St. Louis

BACHELOR’S IN
PSYCHOLOGY/SOCIOLOGY

BACHELOR’S IN
PSYCHOLOGY/SOCIOLOGY

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Psychology/Sociology

 
Analyzing Human
Behavior and Relationships
Analyzing Human Behavior and Relationships

Maryville University’s double major in psychology and sociology offers academic breadth and the professional depth of a combined background and increased career options.

The psychology courses provide students with a grasp of the guiding psychological principles of human behavior. The sociology curriculum provides students with an understanding of the guiding sociological principles that influence human relationships in a complex society.

Together, the Psychology/Sociology program emphasizes applied career-related experiences as well as a foundation in the broad theoretical issues of psychology and sociology. In addition to the increased academic breadth, career options, and the professional depth of a combined background, the opportunity to enroll in the graduate bridge program for study in social work exists.


PSYCHOLOGY/SOCIOLOGY PROGRAM

WHY MARYVILLE

PROJECT-BASED LEARNING

students at Maryville University

Coursework is designed to adhere to recommendations by the American Psychological Association which emphasizes a broad foundation including courses in experimental methodology, critical thinking, human development, and the biological, social, and clinical aspects of behavior.

PROFESSIONAL
PARTNERSHIPS

students in class

Students will have the opportunity to work with faculty on research projects as well as design and conduct independent projects. All majors have the ability to complete an internship in an area matching their unique interests.

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THE BIG PICTURE

A double major in psychology and sociology provides you with a number of diverse career opportunities. Recent graduates of the program have moved on to careers in law, business, health care, education, sociology, psychology, counseling, social work, retailing and law enforcement. Many students also pursue graduate work in counseling and social work.

SALARY

TOP 10%

$140,430

MEDIAN

$82,050


JOB GROWTH

7%

ESTIMATED

through 2026

3,500 NEW JOBS THROUGH 2026


LARGEST EMPLOYERS

in this field:

31%
RESEARCH
21%
EDUCATIONAL
13%
GOVERNMENT
11%
SELF-EMPLOYED

*Data on this page provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

*Data on this page provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Begin your career in the study of human cultures and relationships by enrolling in Maryville’s Psychology/Sociology double major.

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