Interested in a career or transfer in Psychology?
Does understanding the human behavior and the way the brain works interest you?
The Psychology Option in the General Studies degree will help you build a foundation for transferring to a 4- year program in psychology or a related field like social work. Find out more about psychology courses at Montgomery College.
Academic advising helps students reach their educational and career goals. Meet with your academic advisor regularly to discuss your academic plans and make sure you are on track to graduate and/or transfer. The program advising guide outlines the degree requirements and is meant to supplement the advising process.
MC has a long history of successfully preparing students for transfer to four-year institutions. See General Studies transfer agreements.
Related careers include psychologist and social worker. General Studies degree provide opportunities for students to develop and hone their critical thinking, analytical, team-building and problem-solving skills. Students with General Studies degree will be able to successfully apply these skills in a wide range of careers.
- Career Outlook for Psychologistsnew window: Information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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Related Programs and Courses
General Studies Degree
Students who major in general studies explore personal, professional, and academic areas of interest within a flexible framework supporting transfer.
Workforce Development and Continuing Education
MC offers a wide variety of noncredit classes. These courses are designed to help you upgrade your skills, pursue career training, or learn something new.