Although the most common career goal for undergraduate psychology students is to become a psychologist or counselor, there are many career paths you can pursue with a degree in psychology! Students pursuing an Associate of Arts Degree with an emphasis in psychology at Cisco College will gain a solid understanding of the field and will be well positioned to transfer and earn a Bachelor's Degree from a four-year institution. Many students who graduate with a Bachelor's degree in psychology enter the workforce as specialists or technicians in human and social services, or education. 

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About this Program

Degrees & Certifications Program Length
Associate of Science Degree Four Semesters

What Can This Program Do For You

  • Courses

    PSYC 2301 General Psychology
    Survey of the major topics in psychology. Introduces the study of behavior and the factors that determine and affect
    behavior. Three lecture hours per week.
    Credit: 3 semester hours

    PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth and Development
    Study of the relationship of the physical, emotional, social and mental factors of growth and development of children and throughout the lifespan. Three lecture hours per week.
    Credit: 3 semester hours
    Prerequisite: PSYC 2301

    PSYC 2319 Social Psychology
    Study of individual behavior within the social environment. May include topics such as the socio-psychological process,
    attitude formation and change, interpersonal relations, and group processes. Three lecture hours per week.
    Credit: 3 semester hours

    See the Cisco College Catalog for course listings.

  • Potential Career Paths
    • Case Manager
    • Rehabilitation Specialist
    • Psychiatric Technician
    • Human Resource Manager
    • Business Administrator
    • School Counselor
    • Educator
  • Salary Information

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Meet the Faculty

Terra Bartee

Professor of Psychology
Cisco Campus
(254) 442-5168
Abilene Campus
(325) 794-4508
terra.bartee@cisco.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Rebecca Carson

Adjunct Instructor - Psychology
Abilene Campus
rebecca.carson@cisco.edu

Sheree Custred

Adjunct Instructor - Psychology
Abilene Campus
sheree.custred@cisco.edu

James Finley

Adjunct Instructor - Psychology
Abilene Campus
jim.finley@cisco.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Linda Grant

Adjunct Instructor - Psychology
Abilene Campus
linda.grant@cisco.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Jennifer Peterson

Adjunct Instructor - Psychology
Abilene Campus
jennifer.peterson@cisco.edu

Michaela Stewart

Adjunct Instructor - Psychology
Abilene Campus
michaela.stewart@cisco.edu

Curriculum Vitae

Kathie Wright

Professor of Psychology
Abilene Campus
(325) 794-4427
kathie.wright@cisco.edu

Curriculum Vitae