Summer Hours Begin May 15 - Aug. 10  7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Mon - Thurs

Psychology Faculty


Psychology Faculty:

Mara Arugete

Dr. Mara Aruguete
Professor of Psychology
B.A., University of Arizona; M.A., Ph.D., University of California-Davis
Founders Hall 221
P: 573-681-6191






Dr. Kurt DeBord
Professor of Psychology 
B.A., Ball State University;  M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia
Founders Hall 327 
P: 573-681-5139 






Dr. Gary Homann
Professor of Psychology
B.A., Purdue University; M.A., Northern Arizona University; Ph.D., University of Wyoming
Founders Hall 326
P: 573-681-5151







Dr. Rodica Ghinescu
Professor of Psychology 
B.A. & M.A., University of Babes-Bolyai, Romania; M.A., Ph.D., University of Missouri- Columbia
Founders Hall 220
P: 573-681-6192

Lincoln University offers two bachelors degrees and a minor in psychology: 

  •      Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Psychology
  •      Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Psychology
         and a minor in Psychology

Required Courses

Major (B.S. or B.A.):
A minimum grade of "C" in PSY 101, 102, 207, 208, 209-L, 300, 303, 400, 404, 475, and nine hours of PSY electives at the upper division (300-400) level. During their final semester before graduation, all majors must take the Senior Exit Exam for psychology during the Lincoln University Assessment week as part of PSY 400, PSY 404, or PSY 475.

* The B.A. also includes a foreign language requirement. 

A minimum grade of "C" in 18 credit hours of psychology (PSY) classes, six hours of which must be at the upper division (300-400) level.