Department of Psychology

Independent Research

Student conduct independent research in the Psychology Department by enrolling in PSY450. You should get approval from a faculty member you plan to work with before you enroll. You and your faculty mentor should work out a general plan including what products are expected in exchange for your credit.

Normally you can receive 1 credit for working on a project the faculty member directs. For 3 or more hours you are expected to have ownership of your project and present the results.

450 students are expected to meet weekly with their faculty mentor.

Scholarships are available for PSY450

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