BA/BS Major in Psychology

Requirements for a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science Degree with a Major in Psychology

Additional Graduation Requirements

General Education Component
Area I (Written Composition)6
Area II (Humanities and Fine Arts) 112
Area III (Natural Sciences and Mathematics)11
Select three credit hours from the following:
Finite Mathematics
College Algebra
College Trigonometry
Pre-Calculus Algebra and Trigonometry
Calculus I
Select four credit hours from the following:
Introductory Biology
Principles of Biology
Introductory Chemistry
and Introductory Chemistry Laboratory
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
Honors General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
Select the remaining four credit hour requirements from any of the other Area III Natural Science approved courses.
Area IV (History, Social and Behavioral Sciences)12
General Psychology
Select the remaining nine credit hour requirements from any of the other Area IV approved courses.
Area V
Major Core Requirements in Psychology
PY 201General Psychology 23
PY 222Introduction to Psychology Major1
PY 321Learning3
PY 361Physiological Psychology3
PY 375Psychological Statistics 33
PY 465WExperimental Psychology3
Psychology Electives (including at least six hours 300-400 level)18
Prescribed Supporting Course
MA 147Elementary Statistics3
Minor
A minor, second major or second degree is required for this major
General Electives
General Elective hours to bring total to 120
Total Hours120