Psychology Requirements

Requirements: Psychology Major

FirstBridge

 

General Education Requirements

  • Up to 8 EN 1010 College WritingEN 2020 Writing and Criticism
  • 8 French through FR 1200 Elementary French Language and Culture II
  • 4 Historical and Cross-Cultural Understandings
  • 4 Social Experience and Organization
  • 4 from either of the above two categories
  • Up to 8 Scientific and Mathematical Investigations

 

Core courses (12 credits)

 

Fundamental courses (12 credits)

Choose three from the following list:

Elective courses (20 credits)

Students must select five additional courses from the following list, at least two of which must be 3000 level (if not taken above):

The department strongly recommends that students take MA 1020 Applied Statistics I to meet their Math and Science requirement for General Education.

Plus general electives to total 128 credits

 

Departmental Honors

Students with a grade point average of 3.7 or above in psychology courses during their Junior and Senior years may apply for departmental honors. The distinction requires students to produce an original scholarly product of exceptional quality. Students who wish to apply for departmental honors should make an appointment with the department chair for additional information.