Gain insight into the human experience
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Are you curious about the science behind human behavior? In the psychobiology program at HNU you will study the relationship between mind and body, and explore how the human body influences emotions and actions.
Depending on your goals, this degree can be completed as a bachelor of arts or bachelor of science. The BS track is ideal for students who want to pursue a career in biological research or medicine, while the BA track is ideal for students who plan to pursue graduate study in psychology.
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Where a psychobiology degree can take you
This degree will prepare you for a career in health science, medicine, research, teaching, or counseling. It also provides the foundation to easily transition into a wide range of graduate programs.
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Martin Lampert, PhD
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All of our full-time undergraduate students receive financial assistance from Holy Names.
84% of students consider their HNU advisor their mentor.
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Study psychological disturbances: anxiety and depressive reactions, psychoses, and character disorders.
Explore classical and molecular genetics and learn the mechanisms and regulation of gene expression.
Study the biological bases of behavior in animals and humans.