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Updated 2012-2013 Undergraduate and Graduate Academic Catalog

PDF of Psychology, B.A.

Psychology, B.A. major

Required Credits: 49
Required GPA: 2.25

I REQUIRED COURSES

COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING COURSES:

  • PSY1100
  • PSY2217
  • PSY2227
  • PSY2237
  • PSY3401
  • PSY3402

REQUIRED ELECTIVES

SET 1: 4000-LEVEL ELECTIVES
Select a minimum of 9 credits of Psychology courses at
the 4000 level. These credits may include a maximum of
3 credits from Research Lab (PSY 4447). Credits from
Pre-Internship Seminar (PSY 4870) and Internship in
Psychology (PSY 4970) may not be included.

REQUIRED ELECTIVES

SET 2: GENERAL ELECTIVES
Select a minimum of 16 additional credits of Psychology
courses at any level. These credits may include Pre-
Internship Seminar (PSY 4870) and up to 6 credits
of Internship in Psychology (PSY 4970). Additional
credits from Research Lab (PSY 4447) may also be
included. An overall maximum of 6 credits from Research
Lab can be used to fulfill the 25 elective credit
requirement of the major (Set 1 and Set 2).
In consultation with their advisor, students may
include up to 4 credits from one of the following
courses from outside the department.

  • BIOL1110
  • BIOL1211
  • BIOL3150
  • INST1107
  • INST2202
  • PHIL2220
  • PHIL2230
  • PHIL3410
  • SOWK2030
  • SOWK3030
  • SOWK3830
  • SOC2230
  • SOC3000
  • WSGS2220


  • PSY4447
  • PSY4970

SUGGESTED SEMESTER SCHEDULE FOR PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR, B.A. OR B.S.

Freshman

  • PSY1100
  • Liberal Education Math requirement
  • Other Liberal Education requirements

Sophomore

  • PSY2217
  • PSY2227
  • PSY2237
  • Liberal Education requirements

Junior

  • PSY3401
  • PSY3402
  • Psychology general electives
  • Liberal Education requirements

Senior

  • Psychology 4000-level electives