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Fast Facts about Psychology – Infographic


Can you define what psychology is, and do you know where the word comes from? Did you know that actress Natalie Portman has a bachelor’s degree in psychology? Scroll down our infographic to find out more about your favorite subject – including myths, career options and famous psychology graduates.



If you’re looking for psychology scholarships, you might want to check out our listing here.

Infographic by Georgia Philippou for TopUniversities.com

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Written by Sofia Konstantzou
Sofia formerly worked for QS's social media team. She holds a Master of Arts in Brands, Communication and Culture from Goldsmiths, University of London. She is originally from Athens, Greece.

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I have completed 3 year Diploma in Psychology and foundation of Education in Mathematics and Science from the University of Cape coast Ghana and I would like further my education psychology in USA university in post diploma or degree.can you help me

Hi Abass, our complete guide on how to study abroad in the US should help to get you started, and to help you choose a university you may like to view our rankings by subject for psychology, with the results narrowed down to show only US universities. Hope this helps!