Welcome to the Psychology Department!

The Psychology Department at William Rainey Harper College is a departmental member of the American Psychological Association (APA). The goal of the psychology program at Harper College is to provide comprehensive, transferable first and second year college courses in psychology for transfer, general education studies, personal advancement, and general interest. Our courses are fully transferable as both general education requirements across the state of Illinois and also as psychology-major requirements across the state of Illinois.

Get Your Bachelor's or Master's With Our Partnership Program Or Get Involved in Psychological Research

Looking for more than an Associate's Degree?

Interested in psychology?

Then we may have just the plan for you!


Harper College has recently partnered with Roosevelt University to create multiple options for students to earn their Bachelor or Master of Arts degree and optionally participate in psychological research. Check out our Partnership Program page for more information.

Research Opportunity at Roosevelt University

Interested in volunteering as a research assistant? Dr. Roberts at Roosevelt University is looking for highly motivated students who have completed research methods and are research assistants. Please send an email with a letter of recommendation attached to Dr. Roberts at: aroberts06@roosevelt.edu.