Department of Psychology

Here at NIU, we provide a vibrant and exciting atmosphere in which to develop and train as a psychologist. The science of psychology is a rapidly evolving field that influences all aspects of society. Psychologists work in traditional and nontraditional settings, including schools, hospitals, businesses, government, mental health organizations, laboratories and nonprofit organizations.

We offer undergraduate programs for a B.A. or a B.S. degree and graduate study (primarily Ph.D.) in several specializations, including:


Professor Christine Malecki from the Department of Psychology, was interviewed by WBBM Radio: Bullying Prevention Month: What You Need To Know

Student wins award for graduate paper


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Department of Psychology
Psychology-Computer Science Building, room 400