Psychology and Social Work Course | NorthWest Arkansas Community College

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Improve Your Mindset with Psychology and Social Work


Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and human behavior. It’s the science of how people think, feel, act, and interact with their world. When taking a course in Psychology, you'll study mental processes, brain functions, and behavior.

Psychology can improve your leadership, communication, and decision-making skills, and help you grasp a better understanding of others and their actions.

Psychology courses include:

PSYC 2003 General Psychology
PSYC 2003H General Psychology, Honors
PSYC 2013 Intro Statistics Behav and Soci
PSYC 2023 Environ Psych and Sustainability
PSYC 2043 Abnormal Psychology
PSYC 2053 Child Psychopathology
PSYC 2103 Human Growth and Development
PSYC 2463 Child Abuse and Neglect Perspect

Psychology courses are also options in many of our career and transfer degree programs.

Careers in Psychology range from professional mental health clinicians to leadership positions in business and industry. Social Workers are employed by many private and state agencies in positions such as counselors, case workers, or advocates.