For students who entered fall 2013 to spring 2015.
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Total Minimum Credits = 120
A major in psychology consists of 36 - 54 Psychology credits with at least 18 credits at the 3000 level or higher. Students transferring to the college and wishing to major in psychology must make individual arrangements with the department chairperson regarding satisfaction of major course requirements. To graduate with a Psychology degree, students must have a 2.2 GPA in Psychology courses and an overall minimum GPA of 2.0.
The following program of study assumes classes are taken during each of the three summers, as shown below. If students can carry one extra course per Fall-Spring semester, it would only be necessary to register for one summer session.
1Students must earn a grade of C or higher.
2Choose from PSYC.2730, PSYC.2760, PSYC.2770 or PSYC.2780.
3The language requirement can be met with Sign Language. Contact the Psychology Chair for more information on this option. The requirement is not based on credits but on demonstrating proficiency at the level of 2nd semester of 2nd year of a language. This can be demonstrated by passing a course at that level or by passing a placement exam given on campus.
4Required for entering Freshmen in the College of Fine Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences.
5Choose from PSYC.4730, PSYC.4740, PSYC.4750, PSYC.4770, or PSYC.4780
Free Elective Credits may be used to fulfill requirements for an Additional Major and/or Minor Area of Study.
Diversity Requirement met by taking PSYC.2090 or PSYC.2550. Ethics Requirement met by taking PSYC.2690 and PSYC.3750.
Refer to the General Education website for General Education requirements.
Psychology Major Requirements
Restriction on off-campus study:
Last Updated: 10/13/2017