The philosophy of the Department of Psychology is consistent with the college mission of welcoming and supporting all students in achieving their personal, educational, and career goals in an environment of academic excellence. The department is dedicated to promoting a science-based understanding of human behavior, and fostering positive, proactive choices and actions that increase students' options for both personal and academic success.
Psychology is the scientific study of the interactions between the individual and their physical and social environment. Mt. San Antonio College offers an assortment of psychology courses through regular credit and distance education class offerings.