The interdisciplinary Behavioral Science major equips students to understand the causes and consequences of human behavior from multiple perspectives (individual, societal, and cultural) and to evaluate behavioral science research for a variety of graduate and professional applications.
Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will understand the continuum of human behavior and recognize deviations from normality.
Students will demonstrate understanding of the impact of membership in majority and minority social groups on behavior.
Students will demonstrate understanding of the impact of cultural structures on behavior.
Students will apply basic research methods and statistical analysis to behavioral data.