Briercrest Coronavirus COVID-19 measures. View details
 

Psychology

Are you fascinated by the ways people think, feel, and behave?

Study Psychology with a Christian understanding of the human condition. Learn from experts who are dedicated to excellence in research and in service to Christ. Gain insight into how the people, relationships, and societies around you work, while also developing the research skills to analyze them. 

As our students study Psychology, we encourage them to grow in love for God and the people He has made. To that end, every program is enhanced with courses in Bible and theology.

Discover new ways of seeing the world and your place in it. View our programs in Psychology below.

Psychology Icon


share this post

Happiest students

CampusRankings has ranked Briercrest #3 for Canada's happiest students

Most fun schools

CampusRankings has ranked Briercrest #4 for Canada's most fun schools

Most academic students

CampusRankings has ranked Briercrest #5 for Canada's most academic students

Charles Hackney PhD
Them vs us
Posted: September 15, 2017

Charles Hackney, PhD, dives into the psychology of relational groups and how we gravitate towards a mentality of Them vs Us.

A life-changing lecture?
Posted: September 25, 2018

About a month ago I attended a public lecture by the controversial professor, psychologist, and YouTube sensation Jordan Peterson. He's on a tour promoting 12 Rules for Life: an Antidote to Chaos, a best-selling book of moral advice.

Fiddler on the Roof
Growing on the Summer Stage
Posted: May 28, 2015

Highlighting the details behind this years performances of Fiddler on the Roof and Gilbert & Sullivans Patience throughout May and June.

Sam Berg
Do I have enough self-esteem?
Posted: November 13, 2018

Do I have to love myself before I can love someone else? Sam Berg, DMin, compares the popular psychology of self-love with the Biblical command to love one's neighbour.

What's been most satisfying is learning from professors who are brilliant and can teach the material in clear, engaging, and understandable ways.
From the National Survey of Student Engagement 2015