Apr 04, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Psychology (Minor Required), B.S.


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Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. Baccalaureate majors receive a broad background in the science of psychology which prepares them to enter graduate or professional schools or prepares them for careers in which knowledge of human thought and behavior is essential. In the junior and senior years, students may elect field placement and internship experiences which integrate classroom learning with practical professional experience and which enhance preparedness for employment or graduate training. Students qualify for an internship by earning a 2.5 grade point average; and by successfully completing an interview with a departmental faculty member.

Experiential Component (Complete 1 of the Following Courses:)


Liberal Arts Requirements (3-6 Credit Hours)


Total Credit Hours Required in Major (Minor Required): 39


Total Credit Hours Required in Degree: 121


Prerequisites: PSY 201  is normally a prerequisite for all other psychology courses. For PSY 211 , PSY 212 , and PSY 230 , permission of the instructor may be substituted for the PSY 201  prerequisite. There are additional prerequisites for PSY 306 -PSY 307 , PSY 348 , PSY 450 , PSY 496  and PSY 498  (see Course Descriptions ).

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