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The Psychology Department is part of the Communications Technologies & Social Sciences Division. If you have any questions about psychology at the Manassas Campus, please contact Dr. Mary Ann Schmitt at 703.257.6687 or mschmitt@nvcc.edu.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there prerequisites for any of the Psychology courses offered at the Manassas Campus?

Look at the course listing in the College Catalog to see what is required to enroll in any of the psychology courses or talk with a psychology faculty member.

What careers are open to me if I major in Psychology?

The American Psychological Association (APA) provides a great deal of information about career options, salary levels and educational programs.

Where can I learn about the Psychology courses  at NOVA?

The College Catalog is the best source of information. Counselors and psychology faculty can also assist you. If you are planning to attend a four year institution, select courses that are transferable.

How do the NOVA psychology courses transfer to four-year institutions?

Examine the Table of Transferable Courses at each institution. 

Consult with faculty and counselors before planning your transfer program.