Engage with noted faculty experts in health, clinical, educational, neuroscience, decision-making, and developmental psychology to shape your specialized career path. 


What You’ll Learn:

  • A combination of theoretical and applied psychology.
  • How to investigate and apply psychological concepts in different practices. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Apply what you learn through fieldwork, internships, and research.
  • Present research at academic conferences and publish your findings in national publications.

Where You’ll Go:

  • Healthcare and education systems, major corporations, and nonprofit organizations.
  • Prestigious graduate schools to further your career preparation. 

Program Level: Undergraduate

Offered As: Major, Minor

College/School: Health & Behavioral Sciences

Our Students

Where Our Students Go

Graduates of Bryant’s psychology program go on to prestigious graduate programs and are in demand by healthcare and education systems, businesses, and nonprofit organizations.

  • Bradley Hospital
  • CyberArk Software
  • Franciscan Children’s
  • Latham Centers
  • Lifespan
  • May Institute
  • Mediahub
  • Meditech
  • New England Center for Children
  • New England Research Institutes
  • Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Sunrise Community School
  • Boston College
  • Boston University
  • Bryant University
  • Clemson University
  • Fordham University
  • Northeastern University
  • Rice University
  • Tufts University
  • University of Virginia

Learn Through Experience

Professor Kristin Scaplen works with a student in the laboratory.

Internships and Career Advancement

  • Shadow and network with accomplished psychology alumni to explore different paths.
  • Secure a psychology internship in one of many sectors through the Amica Center.
  • Discuss career opportunities with recruiters from more than 400 organizations.



  • Collaborate with faculty on original research.
  • Present at academic conferences and publish your findings in national journals.
  • Participate in Bryant’s Research and Engagement Day (REDay).
  • Present a thesis or research topic through the Honors Program.


Clubs and Organizations

  • Bryant Psychology Association
  • Health Education Awareness Leaders (HEAL)
  • Psi Chi International Honor Society in Psychology

Internship Partners

Gain real-world experience in the field of psychology by completing an internship at a local hospital, government agency, or organization. Internship locations include:  

  • Bradley Hospital
  • Butler Hospital
  • Hasbro Children’s Hospital
  • Hole in the Wall Gang Camp
  • Rhode Island Department of Children, Youth, and Families
  • Rhode Island Department of Health
  • Special Olympics

About This Program