Credits
CAS Core Requirements 42-46
PSY Majors must take PSY 250 as one of their SGA courses  
PSY Majors must take EXP courses outside of the Psychology Department for their Core requirement  
PSY Majors are encouraged to take MAT 120 as their Math core  
  Credits
Psychology Program Required Courses  
PSY 105 - Introduction to Psychology 3
PSY 225 - Psychology Statistics 3
PSY 285 - Research Methods 3
PSY 300 - Psychology Internship I 3
PSY 405 - Special Topics Seminar 3
PSY 205 - Abnormal Psychology 3
PSY 255 - Social Psychology 3
PSY 350 - Theories of Personality 3
PSY 365 - Biological Bases of Behavior 3
PSY 380 - Learning/Conditioning and Behavior Modification or  PSY 384/384L - Animal Learning and Behavior 3-4
PSY 383 - Memory and Cognition 3

3 open PSY or NEU electives (at the 200 level or higher) These courses include options such as: 

PSY 212 Positive Psychology

PSY 215 Psychology of Gender

PSY 226 Motivation & Emotion

PSY 325 Health Psychology

PSY 236 Mental Health & Society

PSY 245 Evolutionary Psychology

PSY 252 Forensic Psychology

PSY 254 Cultural Psychology

PSY 275 Intro Tech in Animal Behavior

PSY 295 Listening/Communication Skills

PSY 305 Special Topics

PSY 310 Children and Stress

PSY 316 Psychology of Consciousness

PSY 318 Community Psychology

PSY 325 Psychology of Aging

PSY 335 Comparative Animal Behavior

PSY 345 Sports Psychology

PSY 362 Animal Cognition

PSY 364 Soc and Emotion Dev in Childhood

PSY 370 Drugs, Society, and Behavior

PSY 375 Trauma and Health

PSY 400 Psychology Internship II

PSY 410 Theory/Res/Pract Couns Psych

PSY 430 Intro to Art Therapy

PSY 450 Fourth-year Thesis

PSY 486 Adv Research in Psychology

NEU 205 Introduction to Neurobiology

NEU 205L Introduction to Neurobiology lab

NEU 306 Behavioral/Cognitive Neuro

NEU 306L Behavioral/Cognitive Neuro Lab

NEU 410 Neurobiology of Mental Illness

9
Program Minimum Required Total Credits 42-43
Open Elective Courses (needed to reach 120 credits) variable
Minimum Required Total Credits  120

Students wishing to pursue teacher certification in Psychology can complete a double major with Psychology and Secondary Education or a major in Secondary Education and a concentration in Psychology. For more information, see the Secondary Education catalog page.

Students in this major can participate in the pre-health graduate school preparation tracks.

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