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Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science - Engineering Psychology Concentration

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science - Engineering Psychology Concentration

Tufts University

Medford - Somerville Campus, Medford, United States
  • QS World University Rankings
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  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
The degree of Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science is conferred on all students who complete this program. Students whose major concentration is applied mathematics, applied physics, astrophysics, biochemistry, biology, biopsychology, chemical physics, chemistry, cognitive and brain Sciences, computer science, engineering psychology, environmental studies (as second major only), geological sciences, geology, mathematics, and physics are eligible to receive a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree. Those majoring in psychology, psychology/clinical and quantitative economics may choose to receive the degree of Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts at the time they complete their degree sheet. Students in all other majors will receive a Bachelor of Arts degree. Students whose multiple majors make them eligible for either a Bachelor of Arts degree or a Bachelor of Science degree may choose between the two when completing their degree sheet. An interdisciplinary program offered jointly by the Departments of Engineering Design and Psychology. Engineering Psychology, more commonly called "Human Factors," applies knowledge of human behavior and attributes to the design of equipment, machines, and large-scale systems for human use. Areas of application include biomedical engineering, environmental design, and consumer product design. Students in the College of Engineering or Liberal Arts will receive the Bachelor of Science degree from their respective colleges after meeting the general requirements set by each college. Fifteen courses distributed as follows: Engineering Science 2 - Introduction to Computing in Engineering Engineering Science 18 - Computer Aided Design w/ Lab Engineering Psychology 61- Introduction to Human Factors and Ergonomics Engineering Psychology 120 - Project Study in Human Systems Engineering Design 161 - Human Factors in Product Design Engineering Design 162 - Man-Machine System Design Psych 1 - Intro to Psychology OR Psych 9 - Intro to Cognitive and Brain Science Psychology 17- Industrial and Organizational Psychology Psychology 31- Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences Psychology 32 - Experimental Psychology Psychology 53 - Engineering Psychology Psychology 130 - Advanced Engineering Psychology Physics 11 - General Physics I OR Computer Science 11 - Intro to Computer Science Mathematics 32 - Calculus 1 OR Computer Science 15 - Data Structures OR Mathematics 61 - Discrete Mathematics Psychology Elective