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MAJOR IN PSYCHOLOGY

 

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment.  Students are responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.

** See Appendix C for approved list of minors and requirements.

FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
ENGL
1301 English Composition I 3 ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
HIST
1301

The U.S. to 1877

3 HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
SPCH
1311 Fundamentals of Speech 3     Social/Behavioral Science* 3
MATH
1314 College Algebra 3 PSCI 2306 American State Govt 3
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3     Visual/Performing Arts* 3

        Activity or Wellness* 1
Total 15   16
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
PYSC 2301 Intro to Psychology 3 PSYC 2312 Developmental Psychology
3
ENGL   Survey of Literature* 3 PSYC 2317

Basic Statistics3

3
MATH   Math Elective1 3     Minor Curriculum**
3
  Natural Science* 4     Natural Science*
4
  General Elective 3      
Total 16  
13
JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
PSYC 3302 Research Meth in Beh Sci 3 PSYC 4301 Psychology of Personality
3
PSYC 3102 Research Meth Lab 1 PSYC   Restricted Psychology Elec2
3
PSYC
  Restricted Psychology Elec2 3 PSYC   Restricted Psychology Elec2
3
PSYC
  Restricted Psychology Elec2 3     Restricted Psychology Elec2
3
  Minor Curriculum** 3        
    Advanced Minor Curr** 3        
Total 16  
12
 

SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
PSYC 4325 Cognitive Psychology 3 PSYC 4321 or 4399
3
PSYC   Restricted Psychology Elec2 3 PSYC   Restricted Psychology Elec2
3
PSYC   Restricted Psychology Elec2 3 PSYC   Advanced Minor Curr** 3
PSYC
  Restricted Psychology Elec2 3     Advanced Minor Curr**
3
  Advanced Minor Curr** 3   Advanced General Elec
3
  Advanced General Elec 3    
Total 18  
15
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:     121
 
1Math elective, select 3 SCH from any math course above the level of College Algebra.
2Restricted Psychology electives, select 9 SCH from PSYC 3301/3307/3315/4318; 6 SCH from PSYC 3304/3310/4305/4307; 6 SCH from PSYC 4303/4308/4310/4314/4315; and 6 SCH from any 3000/4000 level PSYC courses not previously taken.
3Students must earn a grade of C or better to register in the subsequent required course, PSYC 3302 Research Methods.
 
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.
   

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