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Department of Psychology

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Psychology considers all aspects of human and animal behavior from its neurophysiological underpinnings to its expression in complex behavior. We offer undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students to enter the workforce in a wide variety of settings and provides the knowledge in psychology required for advanced training at the graduate level.

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McNeese Autism Program
Kay Doré Counseling Clinic
Operant-Conditioning Animal Laboratory

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The Applied Behavior Analysis Concentration is offered both on campus and 100% online!

Psychology has had an operant-conditioning rat lab since 2002. The lab enables students to work directly with living organisms and learn the basic principles of behavior. Students may work as laboratory assistants on research various topics.

SAMBA is committed to the advancement of the profession and practice of behavior analysis. Our annual conference, along with our topic-focused symposia and training seminars provide state-of-the-science training in the practice of applied behavior analysis and cutting-edge examination of the latest research in behavior analysis.

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