Department of Psychology


The UTA Department of Psychology will prepare you for a rewarding career with our innovative education and world-class research programs. These programs are led by highly esteemed faculty and equip students for careers in industry, research, or academia. Our undergraduate degree programs offer an excellent foundation in psychology, and our graduate programs provide advanced training in a collaborative research environment which has the Carnegie Classification's highest rating: R1 Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity. Research and education go hand-in-hand and students are encouraged to become active in research early in their academic careers.

A female graduate student in psychology uses a microscope in a laboratory.

Research Areas

• Health Psychology • Cognitive Psychology • Developmental Psychology • Industrial and Organizational Psychology • Social/Personality Psychology • Behavioral Neuroscience and Neurophysiology • Learning Analytics