Psychology Major

Additional Information on the Department of Psychology


The following are required for the major in psychology:

For the distribution, one course must be taken from each of the three following areas:

Psychobiology:

Social, Developmental, and Cognitive Processes:

Applications and Techniques:

In addition

Students majoring in psychology must complete the math courses necessary for the B.S. degree, one SSE laboratory course (and its co requisite) outside of PSYC, and two 3 cr. non laboratory SSE courses that are outside (but may be cross-listed with) PSYC. By petitioning the department curriculum committee, the student majoring in psychology may substitute 6 credits above the introductory level taken in another SSE department for one of the required 3000-level non-laboratory psychology electives.