Requirements

Requirements of the Psychology Major

Major Requirements 38-40 CREDITS

Students majoring in psychology are expected to fulfill the following standards: (1) maintain a 2.0 (C) grade point average, and (2) attain grades no lower than a C- in all psychology courses.

A.  Pre-requisites courses 10 credits

PSY 1100

General Psychology

3

Math 1100 or 1300 or other

Contemporary Math or Statistics or other college level math

3

BIO 1140 or BIO 1200

Applied Anatomy and Physiology or Human Biology

4

B.  Major Requirement 38 credits

PSY 2020

Experimental Psychology I: Applied Statistics

4

PSY 2030

Experimental Psychology II: Research Methods

4

PSY 2100

Developmental Psychology

3

PSY 2200

Social Psychology

3

PSY 2300

History and Systems of Psychology

3

PSY 3500 or 3510

Theories of Personality  or Abnormal Psychology

3

PSY 3530

Physiological Psychology

3

PSY 3540 or 3750 or 4200

Learning or Cognitive Psychology or Perception

3

Any PSY

Three electives within Psychology

9

PSY 4800

Seminar in Psychology

3

 

 MINOR REQUIREMENTS - 18 CREDITS

PSY 1100

General Psychology

3

Plus any five additional psychology courses by advisement

15