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  Sep 20, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin

Psychology, B.A.


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Psychology, B.A. & B.S.


Psychology majors take a major achievement test (ACAT) in Psychology during their senior year. Psychology majors are not required to have a minor.

Students majoring in psychology must take 39 hours of Psychology courses.

Complete one of the following content areas (18 credit hours):


A. Clinical

Select one from the following:

  • PSYC 315  - Child Psychopathology
  • PSYC 350  - Forensic Psychology
  • PSYC 351  - Introduction to Clinical Psychology
  • PSYC 391  - Special Topics in Clinical Psychology
  • PSYC 418  - Psychological Testing

Select one from the following:

  • PSYC 340  - Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYC 345  - Principles of Learning
  • PSYC 393  - Special Topics in Cognition and Learning

Select one from the following:

  • PSYC 321  - Social Psychology
  • PSYC 375  - Psychology of Personality
  • PSYC 394  - Special Topics in Social Psychology

Select 9 credit hours from the following:

  • PSYC 300/400 electives
  • SWK 311  - Substance Abuse

B. Cognition and Learning

Select two from the following:

  • PSYC 340  - Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYC 345  - Principles of Learning
  • PSYC 393  - Special Topics in Cognition and Learning

Select one from the following:

  • PSYC 321  - Social Psychology
  • PSYC 375  - Psychology of Personality
  • PSYC 394  - Special Topics in Social Psychology

Select 9 credit hours from the following:

  • PSYC 300/400 electives
  • SWK 311  - Substance Abuse

C. Developmental

Select one from the following:

  • PSYC 307  - Psychology of Death
  • PSYC 392  - Special Topics in Developmental Psychology

Select one from the following:

  • PSYC 340  - Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYC 345  - Principles of Learning
  • PSYC 393  - Special Topics in Cognition and Learning

Select one from the following:

  • PSYC 321  - Social Psychology
  • PSYC 375  - Psychology of Personality
  • PSYC 394  - Special Topics in Social Psychology

Select 9 credit hours from the following:

  • PSYC 300/400 electives
  • SWK 311  - Substance Abuse

D. Social

Select two from the following:

  • PSYC 321  - Social Psychology
  • PSYC 375  - Psychology of Personality
  • PSYC 394  - Special Topics in Social Psychology

Select one from the following:

  • PSYC 340  - Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYC 345  - Principles of Learning
  • PSYC 393  - Special Topics in Cognition and Learning
  • PSYC 300/400 electives
  • SWK 311  - Substance Abuse

Select 9 credit hours from the following:

  • PSYC 300/400 electives
  • SWK 311  - Substance Abuse

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