Department of Psychological Sciences | Benedictine College

Department of Psychological Sciences

Mission Statement

The Department of Psychological Sciences offers students opportunities for enriching their scientific understanding of cognition, emotion, and behavior by collaborating with faculty in research projects, as well as applying their understanding through serving the needs of the local community. By engaging in the dual educational tasks of discovery and application, students become prepared to meet interpersonal challenges and promote the common welfare in an increasingly multicultural society.

PERK Conference (Virtual) on November 5-6, 2021

The Association of Psychological and Educational Research in Kansas (PERK) will present its annual conference, PERK 2021, on Friday and Saturday, November 5-6, 2021. The conference will be virtual this year, hosted by Benedictine College in Atchison, Kansas.