ABOUT THIS DEGREE
Consider a Bachelor of Science in Biopsychology at Life University if you are interested in exploring the complex interdependencies between mind and body and using your knowledge to improve individual and group function.
Interdisciplinary coursework will explore and challenge our collective knowledge of fundamental biopsychological concepts regarding bases of behavior, emotion and cognition and their relation to health.
Future professions for graduates frequently involve applying this knowledge of physiology and psychology to issues of drug use and abuse, motivation, sleep patterns and more. Students are also prepared to take on graduate work in fields such as Chiropractic, medicine, nursing, dentistry, psychology or neuroscience.
Life University’s unparalleled approach to natural sciences and natural health make it a magnet for high-achieving students with a deep commitment to helping others and to making the world a better place. As a biopsychology major at LIFE, you’ll find that most students outside your program – from Chiropractic, exercise science, and nutrition and dietetics students to psychology, biology and even business majors – share your passion and fascination with living systems and with helping those systems to achieve optimum performance and potential.
- Forensic Psychologist
- Criminal Psychologist
- Behavioral Scientist
For more information on degree specifics, requirements and curriculum offerings, please visit Life University’s Bachelor of Science in Biopsychology Catalog page.
From the Bureau of Labor Statistics: Employment of psychologists is projected to grow 14% from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average of all occupations.
From the Bureau of Labor Statistics: The median annual wage for psychologists was $79,010 in May 2018.
Stephen Knight, B.S. Biopsychology Alumnus
“I like how everything can play into the holistic mindset; I can apply chemistry, biology, anatomy and physiology to the human body and see how all these things collaborate to work so well together.”
Life University has nearly 100 student groups including:
- Campus Activities Board (CAB)
- Life University Student Ambassadors
- Student LIFEForce
- Life U Food & Nutrition Club
- Student American Black Chiropractic Association (SABCA)
- Gay Straight Alliance (GSA)
- Life University Student Council
- Life Ice Hockey Club
- Safe Space
- Vital Source student news
For a complete list of ways to get involved at LIFE, visit Engage.LIFE.edu.
Other Relevant Information
Life University offers the Bachelor of Science in Biopsychology degree on campus. LIFE is conveniently located in Marietta, Georgia, part of the thriving Atlanta metro area, and is only 35 minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. To learn more about our online program, visit our Online Degree Programs page.