Psychology Requirements

Requirements: Psychology Major



General Education Requirements


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.