The Department of Psychology provides opportunities for intellectual and professional development for students enrolled in its program of studies. The objectives of the department are that students shall develop an understanding of the field of psychology and its scientific nature; and that they shall acquire the capacity to evaluate critically new developments in the field. The educational program aims at providing the students with the basic knowledge in psychology that will equip them with the needed skills and competencies required to pursue careers or advanced study in psychology.
Careers in Psychology is a useful resource for students who are interested in pursuing a career in the field of psychology. The site has career and licensure information on jobs, experts (some of the top psychologists in the world), and internships.
To help identify outside scholarship funding*, one resource is: PsychologyDegreeOnline.net/Scholarships
*PsychologyDegreeOnline.net is in no way affiliated with Tougaloo College. It is solely offered as a potential resource for external scholarship information.