Healthcare Psychology

On Campus

A holistic approach to understanding human behavior

A major in Healthcare Psychology at Nebraska Methodist College takes an interdisciplinary and holistic approach to explore human behavior and health across the lifespan.

Students will explore foundations in psychology with the unique perspective of biological, environmental, social and cultural factors affecting wellness and its promotion for individuals and the community.

This involves civic engagement, critical reflection and liberal arts courses shaping the path to becoming an educated citizen.

Program Highlights

  • Introductory, hands-on seminars integrate students into the healthcare field.
  • Professional development opportunities build practical healthcare skills.
  • Students will develop an ongoing career portfolio.
  • Elective credits allow for a minor in order to be career-ready.
  • Experience active learning in the classroom with full-time faculty.
  • Clear guidance to multiple career options at bachelor and graduate levels.
  • Engage in service-learning and research with faculty and community health partners.
  • Option to study abroad.

Minor Options