Psychology Service Day

Department of Behavioral Sciences

The Behavioral Sciences department provides exciting opportunities to study human behavior and to apply these studies in fulfilling everyday human needs. Our behavioral sciences degree programs are designed to prepare you for a variety of careers within the social and behavioral sciences, as well as for graduate study. We encourage you to extend learning beyond the classroom and support you in identifying opportunities for internships, participation in faculty research and volunteer projects.




  • Anthropology
  • Applied Youth Development
  • Criminal Justice
  • Criminalistics
  • Gerontology
  • Human Services
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Departmental Awards

Departmental Awards are presented every semester to students who have demonstrated excellence in their academics and in service to the Behavioral Sciences department, the college and the community. Recipients of the awards are selected by the faculty within their respective majors by criteria established by each major.

See if you qualify.

Support Services

The Academic Support Services on campus are dedicated to helping you achieve a quality learning experience which prepares you for life after graduation.

Learn more about our support services.


Results Matter

Ivy Schneider ’04

She uses her practical knowledge from York College to help vulnerable children.

Learn how York College helped Ivy achieve her results.