The BS Major in Psychology

In addition to the psychology requirements listed below, students pursuing
the psychology B.S. complete the B.S. Core in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Completed courses are highlighted in red.

Required Courses (15 credits):

PSYC 1101 Introduction to Psychology 3
PSYC 1201 Orientation to the Psychology Major 1
PSYC 2311 Elementary Psychological Statistics 4
PSYC 3311 Research Methods in Psychology 4
PSYC 3217 Biological Psychology 3
PSYC 3227 Biological Psychology Laboratory (optional) 1
PSYC 5113 Advanced Seminar in Psychology (cross-listed with PSYC5111) 3

One Learning and Cognition course (3 or 4 credits):

PSYC 3214 Cognitive Psychology 3
PSYC 3224 Cognitive Psychology Laboratory (optional) 1
PSYC 3220 Learning 3
PSYC 3225 Learning Laboratory (optional) 1
PSYC 3216 Motivation and Emotion 3

One Social/Developmental course (3 credits):

PSYC 1212 Child Psychology 3
PSYC 1213 Adolescent Psychology 3
PSYC 1214 Adult Development 3
PSYC 1215 (WMST 1215) Psychology of Gender 3
PSYC 2212 Developmental Psychology 3
PSYC 2216 Social Psychology 3
PSYC 3212 Advanced Social Psychology 3

One Fieldwork/Applied course (3 credits):

PSYC 1216 Industrial/Organizational Psychology 3
PSYC 1219 Sports Psychology 3
PSYC 1222 International Psychology 3
PSYC 1223 Psychology of Religion 3
PSYC 2315 Laboratory Research Experience 3
PSYC 3408-3413 Internship in Psychology 3/6

One Clinical/Professional course (3 credits):

PSYC 1211 Psychology of Adjustment 3
PSYC 1218 Drug and Alcohol Abuse 3
PSYC 1221 Exceptional Child Psychology 3
PSYC 2211 Personality Concepts 3
PSYC 2213 Adult-Child Relations 3
PSYC 2214 Abnormal Psychology 3
PSYC 2215 Psychological Testing 3

Experiential Learning Requirement (One class; DOES NOT constitute additional credits):

PSYC 2315 Laboratory Research Experience 3
PSYC 3408-3413 Internship in Psychology 3/6
Any other PSYC course with an explicit service-learning component 3

Laboratory Requirement (Two laboratory credits):

must be completed with the co-requisite of the related 3 credit course

PSYC xxxx
PSYC xxxx

Psychology Electives:

9-12 credits, with at least 6 credits at the 2000-level or higher

PSYC xxxx
PSYC xxxx
PSYC xxxx
PSYC xxxx