Bachelor in PsychologyBecome the expert in human behavior
Bachelor in Psychology
Is for individuals who are...
fascinated by human behavior. You embrace the idea of bringing change in everyday life and want to play an active role in helping people better manage their personal and professional lives.
A comprehensive program that gives you a deep understanding of human behavior, the principles that motivate people, and develops the skills you need to understand and develop people and organizations.
- a consumer expert
- a coach and talent specialist
- a product and service designer
- an organization design expert
- a public policy designer
- a family & community counselor
- a behavioral researcher
The Bachelor in Psychology at IE University is a comprehensive program designed for people who are fascinated by human behavior and eager to help people grow personally and professionally.
The program equips students with a powerful set of functional skills and knowledge. Participants learn how to observe, ask critical questions, conduct research and apply techniques to enable individuals to evolve.
Immersed in a diverse, multicultural environment, our students bring together theory and practice using hands-on methodologies to become experts in human behavior. With the Bachelor in Psychology, acquire the tools necessary to work in high-impact, international jobs such as private organizations, NGOs or public institutions.
The Bachelor in Psychology is fully compliant with the Bologna Process, and is accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA).
If you choose to study the Bachelor in Psychology, you will study the first two years in Segovia and the last two years in Madrid.
** (does not apply to students registered before 2017-18 intake)
PUT PSYCHOLOGY INTO PRACTICE
This hands-on, practical program uses workshops, projects, IE labs and internships to put theory into practice. With your final project, you’ll have the chance to being together everything you’ve learned, while also making a difference in people’s lives.
MANAGE CHANGE IN PEOPLE AND ORGANIZATIONS
Managing organizational and individual transitions is at the forefront of the practice of psychology. You will learn the strategies, processes and leadership skills needed to identify desired outcomes, working with people and companies to inspire real change.
BECOME A CRITICAL THINKER
Businesses, governments and non-profits need people with highly developed critical thinking skills. Broaden your perspective and learn how to make the best possible decisions for customers, employees, citizens, clients and groups of people in need of help.
BRING INNOVATION TO PSYCHOLOGY
Organizations are seeking better ways to bring out people’s potential. This program will empower you to push beyond the status quo and develop original strategies, innovating solutions in both local and international settings.
“I’ve always been interested in people: in what they’re thinking; their different types of personalities; and what makes people do what they do. I would like to apply psychology to help other people seek their goals. When I graduate, I would like to work in helping companies succeed by encouraging people grow on a personal and professional level.” - Panashe Masaka
A SURE PATH TO SUCCESS
Why study the Bachelor in Psychology at IE University?
A COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAM
The program provides a solid foundation in all the core areas in psychology. By the time you graduate, you will have a practical and functional understanding of human behavior, leaving you ready to immerse yourself in the professional world of applied science.
ACTIVE, PRACTICAL LEARNING
We incorporate active and practical learning methodologies through demonstrations, team projects, behavioral experiments and practical cases, among others. You can gain further experience with worldwide internships or in our IE Labs, opening you up to the practical application of psychology in the real world.
CUSTOMIZE YOUR STUDIES
The elective classes, advanced seminars, internships, exchanges and the IE Labs provide you with many opportunities to immerse yourself in specific areas such as Consumer Behavior, Emotional Intelligence, Leadership, Neuromarketing, Applied Positive Psychology, Mindful Organizations, Wellbeing Happiness and Political Psychology
A UNIQUE COMBINATION OF EXPERTISE
Exploring the behavioral sciences are part of the IE School of Human Sciences and Technology. Benefitting from the School’s keen academic interest in this area, you will understand how people use technology and data to communicate in the modern world. Make yourself indispensable for modern organizations with a wide variety of unique skills.
OBTAIN AN ACCREDITED DEGREE
The Bachelor in Psychology is fully compliant with the Bologna Process and accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA). This four year program consists of 240 ECTS credits in total.
AN UNMATCHED INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE
At IE University, our international environment provides you with the global outlook needed to be successful in the modern world. Over 65% of our students come from outside Spain, representing over 100 countries. In addition, exchange programs with prestigious worldwide partners and global, eye-opening internship opportunities, will offer you a truly diverse, international experience.
A DIVERSE, EXPERIENCED FACULTY
We boast an excellent faculty of innovative academics and internationally experienced professionals with close ties to the business world. Students benefit from daily interaction with our professors, who provide regular feedback and professional connections.
TURN IDEAS INTO REALITY
Real-world experience is essential for success in today’s competitive job market. We provide international internship opportunities to help you gain the professional skills to take your studies one step further. With such a strong internship program, leading international organizations often rank IE University as a top institution to recruit from (1st in Spain, 10th in Europe and 27th worldwide).
THE POWER OF NETWORKS
IE has a network of over 50,000 graduates working across the globe in a wide variety of sectors and organizations. After graduation, you’ll have access to IE clubs, alumni events and other professional and social networking activities.
A MODERN VISION
We are ranked among the top ten universities worldwide for innovation in technologies and teaching. Our practical and relevant education prepares you to meet the professional challenges you will face in your future.
ABOUT IE’S SCHOOL OF HUMAN SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY
IE’s School of Human Sciences and Technology is a unique, interdisciplinary institution that brings together three core areas with a common focus on understanding, engaging and enabling people. The three areas are: Data Science and Technology, Behavior and Human Development, and Communication and Media.
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