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Psychology is the scientific study of the human mind and its functions, especially those affecting behavior in a given context. All colleges of DCCCD offer courses in general psychology and lifespan growth and development, while specified colleges offer courses in the psychology of personality, social psychology, personal adjustment, human sexuality and more.

Psychology courses are listed under the four-letter rubrics (course prefixes) PSYC and PSYT.


The Psychology Department at Mountain View College offers a variety of courses to provide freshman and sophomore students an education in scientific psychology that encourages critical thinking, a broad intellectual perspective, and life-long learning.

Learn More About Our Psychology Department