Psychology
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Psychology

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Study Psychology and learn with a practical approach the skills to address each patient's situation.

In the Bachelor’s degree in Psychology at Universidad CEU San Pablo, we train experts from a holistic and humanistic perspective so that they can resolve conflicts related to human behavior, address mental disorders and help people to achieve well-being in their daily lives. We train our students in personal and professional excellence so that they are able to meet social demands, whether in the clinical, educational, business or any other sphere.  

At our University, you will obtain the mention in Health Psychology and you will also be able to choose a second mention or specialization between Psychological Intervention, Human Resources Psychology, Neuroscience or New Technologies in Psychology.   

The curriculum combines theoretical training with the most innovative lines of the discipline and integrates a solid practical training from the first year. You will perform more than 1,200 hours of practical training, both in laboratories and in our Polyclinic, hospitals, and associated centers. You will learn under the guidance of top-level professionals who will provide you with a personalized follow-up of your evolution. 

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Official Name

Degree in Psychology

Centre

School of Medicine

Modality

Onsite

Credits

240 ECTS

Start

September 2024

Location

School of Medicine

Vacancies

80

Language

Spanish

Itinerarios

Psicología de la Salud, Nuevas Tecnologías en Psicología, Neurociencia aplicada a la Psicología, Psicología de los Recursos Humanos, Intervención Psicológica

Differential values

Why study a degree in Psychology at CEU San Pablo University?

In the Degree in Psychology at CEU San Pablo University you will learn to understand, analyze and explain human behavior. We want you to integrate theory and practice, and for this we offer you our laboratories, cabinets, supervisors and therapies, as well as our University Polyclinic and other agreed centers. These are some of the advantages of studying at CEU San Pablo. 

Valores Diferenciales

In the Degree in Psychology at CEU San Pablo University you will learn to understand, analyze and explain human behavior. We want you to integrate theory and practice, and for this we offer you our laboratories, cabinets, supervisors and therapies, as well as our University Polyclinic and other agreed centers. These are some of the advantages of studying at CEU San Pablo. 

Psychology is currently one of the most sought-after professions. Skills such as attention, empathy and proximity to the patient are essential during therapy. Therefore, at CEU San Pablo University you will learn all these skills to become an expert psychologist with your own charisma.

Perform more than 1,200 hours of internships in laboratories, hospitals and associated centers. All this in small groups so that you can develop all the skills. 

You will finish your studies with a dual mention: in Health Psychology (which gives you access to the Master’s degree in General Health Psychology and the PIR exam) + a second mention to choose between Psychological Intervention, Psychology of Human Resources, Neuroscience Applied to Psychology, or New Technologies in Psychology.  

We prepare you since 4th year to face the selective process for the graduate health training as a Resident Internal Psychologist (PIR) and thus obtain the official degree of Psychologist / a Specialist in Clinical Psychology. 

We have the most complete and best equipped Psychology laboratories in Spanish universities:  

  • Learn in a real context in our own Polyclinic, where you will come into contact with the professional world, you will learn with real patients from experts, and you will get to know how a clinic works.  
  • You will experiment in laboratories of the highest level, such as the Learning Psychology Laboratory, the Animal Learning Laboratory, the Clinical Psychology Laboratory, the EEG-BioFeedback Laboratory, etc.  
  • You will have exclusive access to the docimoteca, with a complete catalog of more than 260 psychological tests for the evaluation of different areas.  

We know that to work in scientific disciplines it is necessary to be in contact with the global academic community, and that is why we help you to internationalize your profile:   

  • You will be able to go to universities all over the world, such as LUMSA Università di Roma (Italy), Maynooth University (Ireland), University of St. Thomas (Canada). 
  • We give you the opportunity to develop online collaborative projects (COILs) with students from universities around the world to live an experience of shared knowledge from the classroom.  
  • Study and improve any foreign language in our Language Center.  

The CEU USP School of Medicine has a first-class school.  You will be able to participate in academic and scientific experiences such as clinical sessions, congresses, conferences, courses, seminars, etc. on all kinds of health and scientific topics.

  • "College has been a great life experience that has prepared me for working life. It demands a great deal of dedication, but it is an effort I would repeat without hesitation." 

    Isabel Hernano

    Student of the Degree in Psychology

Facilities

Students will have access to all the material resources and services of the School of Medicine.

Instalaciones Medicina - Docimoteca

Tests Library

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Hall

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Policlínica Consulta Psicología Universidad CEU San Pablo

Policlínica Consulta Psicología

Instalaciones Medicina - Docimoteca

Tests Library

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Hall

Instalaciones Facultad de Medicina

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University life

An unforgettable university experience

The university years are unique and are remembered for the rest of your life. At Universidad CEU San Pablo, we value the importance of this vital stage and we want you to be the protagonist of a memorable experience. That is why we offer you a multitude of activities and services so that you can make the most of your university years. 

Campus Life

We offer you a wide range of free activities on campus and outdoors such as hiking, Ninja Warriors, latest cultural proposals, urban dances, etc. 

Clubs

Share your interests and concerns with other people in the clubs of eSports, Stock Exchange, Gastronomy, Debate, Fashion, Protocol... 

Professional Careers

A team of career advisors is available to advise you on all matters relating to your professional development. 

Support Program: University Wellbeing Service (SOU)

You have at your disposal a service of psychopedagogical counsellors who will support you in your personal development and academic performance.

Support: Buddy Program

Final year students bring their experience to make your first months at university easier.

Support: GPS Program

Receive mentoring from professors and professionals with solid personal and professional careers. In addition, you will receive master classes on the most in-demand skills in the market.  

Social engagement

It participates in development cooperation projects (national and international), social volunteering and donation campaigns to build a fairer society. 

Pastoral Guidance

Share your faith and take part in pilgrimages, spiritual exercises, celebration of the sacraments, conferences... 

"Futuro" Program

You will develop values and attitudes that drive a committed professional and personal life. You will achieve competencies in communication, self-awareness, leadership, sustainability and professional purpose.     

We offer you a wide range of free activities on campus and outdoors such as hiking, Ninja Warriors, latest cultural proposals, urban dances, etc. 

Share your interests and concerns with other people in the clubs of eSports, Stock Exchange, Gastronomy, Debate, Fashion, Protocol... 

A team of career advisors is available to advise you on all matters relating to your professional development. 

You have at your disposal a service of psychopedagogical counsellors who will support you in your personal development and academic performance.

Final year students bring their experience to make your first months at university easier.

Receive mentoring from professors and professionals with solid personal and professional careers. In addition, you will receive master classes on the most in-demand skills in the market.  

It participates in development cooperation projects (national and international), social volunteering and donation campaigns to build a fairer society. 

Share your faith and take part in pilgrimages, spiritual exercises, celebration of the sacraments, conferences... 

You will develop values and attitudes that drive a committed professional and personal life. You will achieve competencies in communication, self-awareness, leadership, sustainability and professional purpose.     

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Type of subjects

Type Credits
Basic training 111 ECTS
Compulsory 60 ECTS
External internships 15 ECTS
Itinerary electives 48 ECTS
Final Degree Project 6 ECTS

Type of subjects

Type Credits
Basic training 60 ECTS
Compulsory 153 ECTS
Elective 6 ECTS
External internships 15 ECTS
Final Degree Project 6 ECTS

Further information

Implementation

The Community of Madrid authorized the implementation of this degree in the 2010-2011 academic year.

Additional programmes

Expand your knowledge and dazzle with your profile

Obtaining your degree is the first step towards achieving the future you want. But to make your professional profile shine like no other, you can broaden your knowledge with other courses at Univesidad CEU San Pablo. 

Competences

Extensive theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of behavior and health.

Throughout the Bachelor's degree in Psychology you will develop the ability to communicate with patients and other social skills necessary to be a good psychologist, at the same time that you obtain a solid scientific training. At the end of the four courses you will master the competencies necessary to be an excellent professional, among which are:  

Competencias

Throughout the Bachelor's degree in Psychology you will develop the ability to communicate with patients and other social skills necessary to be a good psychologist, at the same time that you obtain a solid scientific training. At the end of the four courses you will master the competencies necessary to be an excellent professional, among which are:  

To understand the laws and principles of psychological processes and the main stages of psychological development, throughout the life cycle, in their aspects of normality and abnormality.

Development of analytical skills to identify relevant characteristics of the behavior of individuals and groups, their problems, and needs, and to plan and implement appropriate interventions.

To know the biological foundations of human behavior and psychological processes, as well as the cultural factors and psychosocial principles involved in the behavior of individuals, groups and organizations.

To acquire knowledge of the different theoretical models of psychology, as well as the necessary skills to critically evaluate their contributions and limitations.

Develop the ability to know, select and administer the techniques of evaluation, diagnosis and psychological intervention in their possible fields of application. Likewise, to understand and be able to prepare oral and written reports.

Acquire knowledge of the legal framework that regulates professional practice and comply with the ethical principles and the code of ethics of psychology.

Analyze and interpret quantitative and qualitative data from research, reports and papers in Psychology, as well as other relevant documentary sources. Be able to relate psychology to other disciplines, appreciate the contributions of scientific research to knowledge and professional practice, and work in multi-professional teams.

Internships

We help you find the internship that suits your profile

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Internships

We help you find the internship that suits your profile

We have agreements with collaborating centers in different areas where you can work as a psychologist. Some of them are:  

  • In Clinical Psychology we collaborate with centers such as Nuevo Horizonte, for children with special educational needs, CIPsP, specialized in psycho-oncology and LAKOMA, specialized in rehabilitation of drug addicts.  
  • In Forensic Psychology, we have agreements with the Directorate General of the Civil Guard in which psychological profiles of both the victim and the aggressor are studied and with the center of Gender Violence under the City of Las Rozas.  
  • In Psicología Educativa, some of our collaborators are the CEU schools of Montepríncipe, Claudio Coello and Sanchinarro, where internships can be done at the Primary, ESO and Bachiller levels.  

It will be the perfect complement to the practical training you will receive in each Course throughout the degree. 

Collaborate with us

We have agreements with first class institutions and companies. Not only will you learn from the best, but they will add value to your future employability.  

Amavir
Bristol Myers Squibb
GSK
Icon Group
Orpea Groupe
Sanitas
Vitaldent
Career opportunities

Where can a psychologist work?

Salidas Profesionales
Career opportunities

Where can a psychologist work?

Psychology is a necessary discipline in almost all areas of life and has application in many sectors of society. As a CEU psychologist you will be able to work in educational centers, companies, or consulting firms, as well as in all types of private and public organizations, both within and outside our borders. You will be able to take the exam to practice as a Resident Internal Psychologist (PIR), but you will also have all the skills to develop research and projects, or even to teach. 

Discover the career opportunities of the Bachelor's degree in Psychology:

Job placement

The population is becoming increasingly aware of the importance of mental health, both for their personal lives and for their professional development. In fact, the number of people attending therapy has increased considerably in recent years. To facilitate your insertion in the labor market, at Universidad CEU San Pablo, we give you access to an exclusive job bank.

Admission Process

Admission Process

The admission process at our university consists of an assessment of your academic and professional profile, admission tests and an interview. 

Build your future today, and do it in just 4 steps: 

1. Documentación

Application

Enter the Admissions Portal and fill in the form to start your process.

Reserva de plaza

Interview

Have an interview with a professor from your school so that we can get to know you and you can solve all your doubts about the university or the chosen degree.

Matrícula

Booking

Once you have received confirmation of your admission, pre-enroll and reserve your place with us.

Entrevista de admisión

Enrollment

Once you receive the results of the EVAU, upload the documentation and formalize your enrollment.

New student profile

The Bachelor's Degree in Psychology seeks to train future professionals with a scientific profile, a broad cultural background, a respectful vision of the human being and a complete theoretical and practical knowledge. 

Scholarships and grants

We offer you scholarships and grants because we believe in your talent.

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Scholarships and grants

We offer you scholarships and grants because we believe in your talent.

We want all talented students with a desire to excel to have access to opportunities to develop and achieve the best future. That is why we have created the scholarship and aid programme that invests the most in Spain. Find out more about the grants you can access as a student at Universidad CEU San Pablo. 

Prices Academic Year 24-25

Precios

Prices Academic Year 24-25

ModeEspañol
Reservation fee*850.00 €
Enrolment Fee**1,400.00 €
Number of credits60 ECTS
Price per credit**160.00 €
Monthly payment1,066.67 €
Prices9,600.00 €

* The reservation fee is paid once, when the student enters the university.

** The price of the credit is the same for 1st year and higher courses in the current academic year. In future academic years the price of the credit may be updated.

INTERNATIONAL PROJECTION

Give your career a global reach with an international certificate

Proyección Internacional
INTERNATIONAL PROJECTION

Give your career a global reach with an international certificate

At Universidad CEU San Pablo, you can obtain a foreign academic certificate through three types of international programmes:

  1. International Bilingual Programs (IBP)    
  2. International Online Programs (IOP)  
  3. International Professional Programs (IPP)  

This is a unique opportunity to finish your education with an international profile that will open the doors to any job challenge you may set yourself.

Live an enriching experience on a personal and professional level!  

Mobility Programs

Give your career an international projection!

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Mobility Programs

Give your career an international projection!

Universidad CEU San Pablo offers you the opportunity to carry out one or more mobility programs during your studies at leading universities around the world. You can study in European universities with the Erasmus+ Program or outside Europe, thanks to bilateral exchange agreements.   

By studying at the School of Medicine you will be able to go on a mobility to Medical College Wisconsin, Università degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza" or Kristianstad University in Sweden (among many others).  

International internships

International work experience, the perfect career boost

Prácticas internacionales
International internships

International work experience, the perfect career boost

Do an internship abroad with the Erasmus+ Internship Grants. This will allow you to immerse yourself linguistically and culturally, as well as having an enriching experience that will help you both professionally and personally.

Can you imagine everything you can learn with an internship outside Spain? At Universidad CEU San Pablo, we can help you achieve it.

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Carretero Abellán, Mª Isabel Psicología y Pedagogía
Cima Muñoz, Amable Manuel Psicología y Pedagogía
Coope, Caroline Humanities
Dávalos Picazo, Gabriel Psicología y Pedagogía
Egea Romero, Mª Pilar Psicología y Pedagogía
Feíto Fairén, Francisco Javier Psicología y Pedagogía
Fernández Saiz, Eduardo
García Ureña, Lourdes Humanities
Garrido Bermúdez, José María Humanities
Gaudioso Pinedo, Elena Psicología y Pedagogía
Herrador Morales, Mª Mar Matemáticas y Ciencias de Datos
Jareño Gomez, Abigail Psicología y Pedagogía
Jiménez Perianes, Ana Psicología y Pedagogía
Jiménez Serrano, Antonio Miguel Humanities
León Espinosa, Gonzalo Chemistry and Biochemistry
López Martín, Ángeles Humanities
López Martínez, Javier Psicología y Pedagogía
Martínez Jurado, Marcos Psicología y Pedagogía
Martínez Peroni, Patricia Psicología y Pedagogía
Medrano Martínez, Pablo Psicología y Pedagogía
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Monfort Vinuesa, Carlos Psicología y Pedagogía
Nieto del Rincón, Pedro Luis Psicología y Pedagogía
Noriega García, Cristina Psicología y Pedagogía
Oporto Alonso, Marta Psicología y Pedagogía
Palomino Suárez, Carla Psicología y Pedagogía
Pérez Rojo, Gema Psicología y Pedagogía
Rincón Fernández, Mª Esther Psicología y Pedagogía
Ruiz Morillo, Virginia
Salcedo Muñoz, Regina Psicología y Pedagogía
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Santos Giménez, Blanca Psicología y Pedagogía
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Velasco González, María del Mar
Velasco Vega, Cristina Psicología y Pedagogía
Vélez Fraga, Ondina Psicología y Pedagogía
As a result of Universidad CEU San Pablo's commitment to Quality, the School of Medicine has a living Internal Quality Assurance System (SGIC), aligned with the SISCAL Guidelines at the Centre level, which ensures the review and continuous improvement of all official Bachelor's and Master's degrees.
 
2009

First formalised IQAS at the level of Universidad San Pablo-CEU  that guarantees the quality and continuous improvement of its Bachelor's and Master's degrees.

2012

The IQAS is approved at the Centre level where the IQC of each Centre approves proposals for improvement and their follow-up.

2022

Universidad San Pablo-CEU obtains the SISCAL madri+d model certification for all its centres and the Institutional Accreditation for the centres submitted

SISCAL Madri+d Medicina

Certificación SISCAL madri+d

  • Facultad de Derecho
  • Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales
  • Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias de la Comunicación
  • Facultad de Medicina
  • Facultad de Farmacia
  • Escuela Politécnica Superior
  • Instituto Universitario de Estudios Europeos
Acreditacion-Madri+d-Medicina

Acreditación institucional madrid+d

La Universidad San Pablo-CEU ha obtenido la Acreditación Institucional de los siguientes centros universitarios:

  • Facultad de Derecho
  • Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales
  • Facultad de Medicina
  • Escuela Politécnica Superior
  • Facultad de Farmacia
  • Instituto Universitario de Estudios Europeos