Current Students

​Current Students​​​

Every student’s story is different, and how you choose to take advantage of the numerous opportunities to learn, grow and flourish is up to you. Each year, talented students from around the world bring their intellect, work ethic and enthusiasm to Grove City College and make the most of all the Department of Psychology and the campus have to offer. Research opportunities, unique work experiences and student clubs and organizations are just a few of the ways our students get involved. Read the abstracts from some of our student's most recent research here.

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  • My advisor, Dr. Horton, has really helped me overcome some of the challenges that have come up in my years in the program. The liberal arts education provided at GCC has truly enhanced my overall experience as a psychology student. Classes such as Civilization and Speculative Mind gave me the opportunity to analyze aspects of human behavior within history...Read More

  • A friend recommended Grove City College to me and I'm glad she did. What I like best is that I'm able to pursue all my passions here.

    Faith remains at the center of everything, which encourages me to explore and learn more, including developing a deeper understanding of other denominations. T...Read More

  • ​My daily commute to Grove City College gives me the best of all worlds: tuition is affordable, I pay no room and board, and I can continue to work evenings. Plus it gives me a bit of private time before class. It’s making my dream of getting a quality education a reality for me.

    Grove City College has a great reputation, so I know that I’ll be able to find a good job in my major when I graduate....Read More

  • ​My sister goes to Grove City College. And when my family and I went with her to freshman orientation, I couldn’t believe what I heard!

    The professors who spoke at orientation clearly demonstrated that they were aligned with my beliefs in God as well as with my expectations for excellence in academics and in my personal life. I liked that they were committed to academic achievement as well as the importance of following Christ and his plan for one’s life.

    Right there a...Read More

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Minor in Family Studies

Students complete 19 credit hours of course requirements to minor in family studies. Students gain a foundational understanding of the important theories, methods and research findings of psychological science as it relates to the study of the family as a social institution.

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Internships in Psychology

Many psychology students intern during their sophomore and junior years at nonprofit organizations and counseling agencies in the Grove City area.

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Current Students

​Every student's story is different, and how you choose to take advantage of the numerous opportunities to learn, grow and flourish is up to you.

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After Graduation

The majority of psychology majors pursue graduate study, including advanced work in psychology and related fields, as well as in medicine, law, business and theology.

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Undergraduate Research Opportunities

The Department of Psychology at Grove City College offers students the academic freedom to conduct meaningful, relevant research alongside experienced and accomplished faculty.

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B.S. in Psychology

The Bachelor of Science degree in psychology equips students with the specialized knowledge, critical thinking and research skills to excel in both graduate study and a variety of careers.

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