B.A. in Psychology

Major Requirements/Psychology (39 credits)
PY-103Introduction to Psychology3
Select 3 credits from the following:3
Child Psychology
Adolescent Psychology
Psychology of Adulthood and Aging
PY-207Social Psychology3
PY-208Abnormal Psychology3
Select 9 credits from Psychology 300+/400+ level (excluding PY-310 and PY-411)9
Select 3 credits from the following:3
Psychology of Learning
Memory and Cognition
Introduction to Neurosciences
Evolutionary Psychology
Sensation and Perception
Animal Behavior
PY-220Research I: Methods and Basic Data Analysis Laboratory4
PY-311Research II: Behavioral Statistics and Laboratory4
PY-320Research III: Experimental Methods and Laboratory4
PY-491Research IV: Thesis in Psychology2
Select 1 credit of Psychology Thesis laboratory (PY-300L+)1
Interdisciplinary Requirements (9 credits)
MA-105Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences3
PL-101Introduction to Philosophy3
orĀ PY-230 History of Psychology
Select 3 credits of Social Science Elective (SS.SV)3
Free Electives (44 credits)
Select 44 credits of free electives44
General Education Requirements (36 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with MA-1050
Natural Sciences
Select 6 credits from the following subjects: BY, CE, GL, PH, or SC6
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from Art, Music, Theatre, or Dance3
Technological Literacy
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with PY-220 and PY-3110
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: RD3
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with PY-1030
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with 3.0 credits of a Social Science Elective0
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language6
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Psychology designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.