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The University of California Merced is creating a dynamic research-focused psychological sciences program. One of our great strengths is our internationally recognized faculty, all experts in their fields of research. We are particularly strong in developmental psychology, health psychology, and quantitative psychology.
At the undergraduate level, students enjoy exceptional access to the faculty, including many opportunities to work with faculty on their research. All Psychological Sciences faculty teach undergraduate courses, and many of our courses are taught by professors who have won awards for their teaching.
Our graduate program prepares students for positions in universities, in the private sector, and in government and non-profit organizations. Students work closely with faculty, and most students receive financial support for their entire residency in psychological sciences.
Please explore our site further. You will find exciting opportunities in both research and coursework. If you want additional information, please feel free to contact any of our faculty for answers to your questions.