Psychology is the study of behavior and mind, embracing all aspects of conscious and unconscious experience as well as thought.It is an academic discipline and a social science which seeks to understand individuals and groups by establishing general principles and researching specific cases.
Psychologists explore concepts such as perception, cognition, attention, emotion, intelligence, phenomenology, motivation, brain functioning, personality, behavior, and interpersonal relationships, including psychological resilience, family resilience, and other areas.Psychologists of diverse orientations also consider the unconscious mind.Psychologists employ empirical methods to infer causal and correlational relationships between psychosocial variables.In addition, or in opposition, to employing empirical and deductive methods, some—especially clinical and counseling psychologists—at times rely upon symbolic interpretation and other inductive techniques.As a World Campus graduate, you will earn your degree online from The Pennsylvania State University.
Diplomas and transcripts are identical to those earned by our Penn State students studying on campus.Jonathan Lentini always dreamed of becoming a Penn Stater like his father. in IST student Stephanie Warnock makes an unusual but innovative entrance at the Pro Expo Career Fair, held by Penn State's College of Information Sciences and Technology, by attending virtually, using the latest technology.Following in his footsteps, in 2015 he achieved his dream by earning his degree and continuing his family’s Penn State legacy. After earning her undergraduate degree from Penn State, Maria Hanna planned to return for her graduate studies. Army Sergeants Major Academy Fellowship Program at Saturday's Penn State summer commencement ceremonies.More than twenty years later, she did just that, earning her MBA online from Penn State World Campus. The class was enrolled in the Master of Education in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education degree program, offered online through World Campus.We believe that faith and knowledge are inextricably bound to one another and should not be compartmentalized or fragmented.Professors and students at Malone examine what the Christian faith has to say about a given discipline and what that discipline has to say about the Christian faith.