Arts and Sciences

Psychology (Behavioral Sciences)

The Behavioral Sciences Department at Aims Community College offers students a wide range of instructional opportunities. Behavioral sciences include the disciplines of counseling, psychology and sociology. Students who are already interested in careers in teaching, government/public service, psychology, counseling and other related subject areas will find  courses at Aims pave the way to employment in those fields.

Ethnic Studies

Intro content goes here

Button with link to catalog

Prepare Yourself to Succeed in Four-Year Ethnic Studies Programs

Intro content

  • Four-year degree
  • Four-year degree
  • Four-year degree

Ethnic Studies Faculty


The discipline of psychology is based on the scientific study of human behavior and thinking. The mission of the Aims Community College Department of Psychology is to engage students in meaningful participation with the educational process and in the discovery of psychological knowledge. We value students,faculty members, staff and administration from the diverse communities in which we exist. We actively support and strive to model the application of psychological knowledge toward the management of real-world environments and challenges and endeavor to promote effective citizenship in our society. Our intention is to create a culture that supports scientific inquiry and exploration of human behavior and thinking.

Career Opportunities in Psychology

Expertise in psychology is timely and valued by many employers. You can pursue exciting career opportunities in various fields including:

  • Social work
  • Counseling
  • Teaching
  • Healthcare
  • Human resources
  • Marketing research
  • Sales
  • Criminal justice