Jun 18, 2019  
2017 - 2018 Catalog of Courses 
    
2017 - 2018 Catalog of Courses [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychology Major


REQUIREMENTS FOR A BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE WITH A MAJOR IN PSYCHOLOGY:


Liberal Arts Core - Credits: 33


See Liberal Arts Core  for course choices

Communication CO1/CO2 COMP 150 a and any one approved 
        or CO2a course (Credits: 6)
  CO2/CO3 Any one approved CO2a course and any one approved 
    CO3a course (Credits: 6)
     
Mathematics MA1 MATH 132  (Credits: 3)
     
Arts & Humanities AH Any two approved AH courses (Credits: 6)
     
History HI Any one approved HI course (Credits: 3)
     
Social & Behavioral Sciences SS Any one approved SS course (Credits: 3)
     
AH/HI/SSb AH or HI or SS One additional approved AHb or HIb or SSb course (Credits: 3)
     
Natural & Physical Sciences SC1 Any one approved SC1 course (Credits: 4)
  SC1 or SC2 Any one approved SC1 or SC2 course (Credits: 3-4)

Major Requirements: Credits: 42


Major Electives:


Complete the requirements in Breadth Areas and Additional Psychology Courses. At least 21 credits of 30 credits (7 of the 10 courses) must be upper division in the Major Electives (Breadth Areas and Additional Psychology).

Breadth Areas


Student must complete at least one (1) course from each category of the six (6) main content areas of psychology listed below:

Developmental Psychology


Select one (1) course:

Social and Community Psychology


Select one (1) course:

Psychology of Mind and Brain


Select one (1) course:

Psychology of Diversity


Select one (1) course:

Worldviews in Psychology: Past and Present


Select one (1) course:

Additional Psychology Courses:


The student must complete additional psychology coursework for a minimum of twelve (12) credits. Courses may be chosen from any offered by the department or accepted as transfer psychology courses with the exception of Independent Study (PSYC 299 /PSYC 499 ).

Auxiliary Course:


Free Electives - Credits: Variable


TOTAL REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION - CREDITS: 120


a Check course description for minimum grade in prerequisite course(s) required to enroll in this course.

bA minimum of 15 credits of coursework must be completed in the combined areas of AH/HI/SS.

f Check course description for prerequisite course requirements.

s This course is only offered in the summer.

Note: Among the total credits required for graduation, at least 36 credits must be upper division (300- and 400-level) courses.

Note: Students completing the Liberal Arts Core in fewer than 33 credits will have additional free electives.

Note: Students who have met a prerequisite or required course through transfer, examinations, or assessment of prior learning will have additional free electives.

Freshman Map to Graduation:


Transfer Map to Graduation: