Psychology is a field of great value to those working in nearly any profession, but especially in the areas of management, counseling and ministry. With a bachelor’s degree in psychology in Minnesota, students are equipped with knowledge and techniques that are easily applicable to nearly any role working with people. Because of the interpersonal skills students acquire, they are prepared for continued studies at the graduate level or for employment in a number of professions.


Why choose Psychology studies at Crown?


  • One of the most flexible degree options with career opportunities in almost all sectors.


  • Graduates are qualified to pursue additional academic degrees at the master’s level.


  • Covers multiple fields of study through Christian psychology courses, simultaneously providing students with a deeper understanding of the Bible and a Christian worldview.

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Into the mind of others.

Are you interested in human behavior and mental processes? This major will help you learn more about yourself and those around you as you study human behavior through the lens of Christianity, culture, and the mind.

Danny Merboth of Crown College


Psychology at Crown is a study of people from a holistic point of view, ignoring no elements and checking our biases. The goal of the learning is to become well-equipped for our futures in roles of caring and guiding as the Lord leads.


Danny Merboth



You’ve got a bright future ahead of you.

Limitless options. Extreme flexibility. Future-proofed career skills. Psychology majors have boundless opportunities.


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Elective credits


Students complete Senior Interdisciplinary Seminar


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Why I think the psychology program at Crown is wonderful.

I think the psychology program at Crown is wonderful because we closely investigate many aspect of the field of psychology while being firmly based in a Christian world-view. We look deeply into the theories, practices, and research within psychology and make real-life applications to the understanding of ourselves and other people. In the end, our motivation is to learn to help and love others better and more effectively.


Dr. Karen Gustafson


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Counseling M.A. Degree

Want to go further? We offer an online counseling degree that can help you start counseling sooner. Our degree is almost 100% online (with a short summer residency) that allows you to complete the program almost anywhere in the world.


You may pair any minor with any major. Here are some minors that may pair well with this major:

1These electives are in addition to those required in the Core Curriculum.

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Mentoring Opportunities

Learning in the classroom is one of the core ways that you can grow as a person. However, we believe classrooms can only go so far. That is why each student has the opportunity to connect with a faculty or staff member to talk about class, life, and Jesus. Because learning is more than just knowledge, it is experiencing life-changing relationships.

What Will I Study?

  • Applied Psychology Statistics
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Social Science Research Methods
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Personality Theories
  • Psychology of Spiritual Development
  • Social Psychology
  • General Biology
  • Human Sexuality
  • Senior Interdisciplinary Seminar
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