Science Hall, location of the Psychology Department

Science Hall, home of the Psychology Department

Have you ever wondered how the brain works or why people think and behave the way they do?

Then consider a degree in Psychology at New Mexico State University.

The Psychology Department offers programs in psychology at the undergraduate and graduate level.


9 reasons to choose NMSU for graduate study in psychology

News from faculty members and graduate students


05/13/2016: NMSU president Garrey Carruthers, center, Provost Dan Howard, far left, and members of the NMSU Board of Regents present Tim Ketelaar, fourth from right, with an Above and Beyond Award in recognition of Ketelaar's outstanding service to the university. Ketelaar was joined by his spouse, Martha Ketelaar, third from right. (NMSU Photo)

Dr. Tim Ketelaar was awarded the Above and Beyond award by the NMSU Board of Regents.

title of a recent publication by Dr. Jing Chen

Recent work by Dr. Jing Chen and colleagues

Headline in Nature about Trafimow and Marks editorial regarding p values

Press coverage of Drs. Trafimow and Marks editorial decision to ban P-values in Basic and Applied Social Psychology;

Cover of monograph published by Dr. Thompson and colleagues

Monograph by Dr. Laura Thompson and colleagues

Lincoln lab

Arryn Robbins, a senior Ph.D. student, was selected as a Graduate Research Intern by the Lincoln Lab at MIT.