North Central College - Naperville, IL

Student Opportunities

Extra-curricular and professional activities that will enrich your psychology education.

Learn practical skills thru supervised internships at social service agencies and businesses near the College’s central Naperville location.

Work with faculty to develop your own independent research project
• Apply for a College-sponsored Richter Independent Study Grant to collect data from distant locations
• Have access to our new, state-of-the-art Schwab Psychology Research Center for data collection and analysis
• Present your findings at national and regional psychology conferences
• Present your findings at North Central’s own Rall Symposium on undergraduate research

Gain credit and experience by working with faculty on our ongoing programs of research

Participate in senior seminar courses organized around specific topics, such as prejudice, relationships, aggression, humor, utopian societies, and language development

Become an active member of our chapter of Psi Chi, the national undergraduate psychology honor society.

Develop a strong preparation for graduate school in psychology or social work, law school, or a career in psychology, business, education and other fields.