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Requirements for the Major in Psychology

 

       38 total credit hours; minimum of 2.00 GPA for completed psychology courses

       Complete all Group A courses

       Complete at least one course from each of the four domains in Group B plus a fifth class from one of the domains

       Complete at least one course in Group C

       Complete one course from Group D. To enroll students must have completed Group A & B or be of junior or senior status and have or be enrolled in 15 hours

       Complete at least six hours from among any psychology course offerings as electives

                                                                                                               

         (A minor in Psychology is not possible if the student is a Psychology major)

 

 

Group A Introduction and Research Methodologies (All courses required)

201

Introductory Psychology

313

Research Methods and Statistics I

 

314

Research Methods and Statistics I-Lab

315

Research Methods and Statistics II

316

Research Methods & Statistics II- Lab

Group B Foundational Domains (At least one from each domain/line plus a fifth from one of the domains required)

431 or 434

Cognitive Psychology or Learning: Basic Processes

436 or 437

Sensation and Perception or Physiological Psychology

341, 342 or 351

(Infant and Child or Adolescent and Adult) or Abnormal

344 or 343

Social Psychology or Psychology of Personality

                       

Group C Applications (At least one required)

352

Health Psychology

353

Industrial Psychology

363

Psychology and Law

369

Organizational Psychology

376

School Psychology

423

Psychological Assessment

463

Forensic Psychology

475

Clinical Psychology

Group D Capstone Courses (One required. To enroll in group D students must have completed Group A & B requirements or be of senior status)

Application

326

Undergraduate Internship in Psychology (Jr. Exemptions)

                474

Undergraduate Internship in I/O Psychology (Jr. Exemptions)

Integration

424

History and Systems of Psychology

426

Evolutionary Psychology

428

Cross-Cultural Psychology

Research

491

Honors Seminar (on invitation)

465

Advanced Behavioral Research (instructor consent)

 

Electives: At least six additional hours (2 Courses) from among any psychology offerings (Click here to see a complete listing of psychology courses); 495 and/or 497 can only account for 3 credits