The mission of the USC Aiken Department of Psychology undergraduate program is to educate students in the knowledge, research techniques, basic and applied perspectives of the various subfields of psychology, and the appreciation of psychological values, in an individualized learning environment, involving classroom, laboratory, and applied experiences.

The mission of the USC Aiken Master of Science degree program in Applied Clinical Psychology is to provide graduate study and clinical experience in preparation for careers in applied clinical and counseling settings and as a foundation for students interested in pursuing advanced doctoral studies.

Come to the Psychology demonstration at the STEM OPEN HOUSE Friday November 30th! The Psychology demo will take place in Penland 205 and Penland 220, where we will have sheep brain dissection, a demonstration of EEG, and electrodermal activity. For more info click here!

Dr Elzy client Aiken County Animal Shelter

Psychology's own Dr. Meredith Elzy makes news with her Behavior Modification Service Learning with the Aiken County Animal Shelter

Great News!  The Psychology Department is proud to announce that our very own Dr. Laura Swain has been named the recipient of the USC Aiken  2017 - 2018 Teaching Excellence Award!!


Welcome to our new Psychology Department Assistant Professor, Dr. Gayle Faught!

  • Congratulations Dr. Ellison for your ASPIRE III