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About the Psychobiology Degree Program

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The Psychobiology program at the University of Nebraska at Kearney is designed for students interested in the neurosciences and is an excellent Pre-Health Science degree as it includes biology, math and chemistry courses. The Psychobiology major focuses on the biological aspects of psychology.

The academic programs provide a solid foundation for understanding psychobiology and a well-balanced coverage of the entire field. Courses are taught by dedicated and award-winning professors whose goal is to provide students with a quality educational experience. The department has excellent facilities including a state-of-the-art physiological psychology laboratory designed to enhance the educational opportunities of its undergraduate students.

Psychobiology Comprehensive Program at a Glance

120

Credit Hours

General Studies requirement has been reduced to 30 credit hrs allowing more freedom and making it easier to transfer to UNK.

Graduate Program

Degree Received

Psychobiology Comprehensive, Bachelor of Science

$209

Per Credit Hour

With the New Nebraskan Scholarship all undergraduate students pay in-state tuition

Wilfredo Lopez

“I enjoyed the professors in the psychology department the most. They made psychology fun and interesting. I enjoyed the ability to build relationships with my professors and have them know who I was.” Lopez says that he “decided to become a Psychobiology major because it was geared toward health. I had the opportunity to learn about psychological research, which I found really interesting.” “Psychology is a part of medicine and I believe it helped me have a better understanding of how they both are involved in patient care.”

 

Wilfredo Lopez

Psychobiology Comprehensive

What can you do with a Psychobiology Comprehensive Degree

Learn more about the types of jobs and common employers that Psychobiology Comprehensive graduates work for.

Careers

  • Physical therapists
  • Orthopedic therapists
  • Physicians assistant
  • Physical therapy
  • Neuropsychologist
  • Other medical careers and research

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