Curriculum

Prerequisite Courses

  • PS 203 Introduction to Psychology
  • PS 204A Introduction to Psychology II/Lab

Requirement Courses

  • PS 301 Reading Seminar: History and Systems of Psychology
  • PS 303 Research Methods in Psychology I/Lab
  • PS 304 Research Methods in Psychology II/Lab
  • PS 321 Cognitive Processes
  • PS 402 Coordinating Seminar: Problems in Psychology
  • PS 440 and PS 441 Theory and Practice of Psychology (Internship)
  • Three additional courses at the 300 level
  • MA 211 Statistical Methods
  • MA 212 Statistical Methods

Elective Courses

  • PS 306 Cultural Psychology
  • PS 307 Child Development
  • PS 309 Abnormal Psychology-Adult
  • PS 310 Psychology of Adolescence
  • PS 311 Adulthood and Aging
  • PS 312 Social Psychology
  • PS 314A Abnormal Psychology-Child and Adolescent
  • PS 327 Group Process
  • PS 328 Positive Psychology
  • PS 329A Neuropsychology

Sample Course Plan

Year One

Fall Semester
Course Name Credits
PS 203 Introduction to Psychology 3
MA 211 Statistical Methods 3
First Year Seminar 3
EN 105 Writing Seminar 3
Elective 3
Elective 15
Spring Semester
Course Name Credits
PS 204A Introduction to Psychology II/Lab 4
MA 212 Statistical Methods 3
FYS Linked Course (Core) 3
EN 106 Writing Seminar II 3
Elective 3
Elective 16

Year Two

Fall Semester
Course Name Credits
PS 303 Research Methods in Psychology I/Lab 4
Major or other elective 3
MA 211 Statistical Methods (if not taken in 1st year) 3
Core requirement 3
Elective 3
Elective 16
Spring Semester
Course Name Credits
PS 304 Research Methods in Psychology II/Lab 4
Major or other elective 3
MA 212 Statistical Methods (if not taken in 1st year) 3
Core requirement 3
Elective 3
Elective 16

Year Three

Fall Semester
Course Name Credits
Elective 3
PS 321 Cognitive Process 3
Elective 3
Major or other elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 15
Spring Semester
Course Name Credits
PS 301 Reading Seminar: History and Systems of Psychology 3
Core requirement 3
Major or other elective 3
Elective 3
Major or other elective 3 3
Elective 15

Year Four

Fall Semester
Course Name Credits
PS 402 Coordinating Seminar: Problems in Psychology 3
PS 440 Theory and Practice of Psychology I 4
Major or other elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 13
Spring Semester
Course Name Credits
Major elective 3
PS 441 Theory and Practice of Psychology II 4
Major or other elective 3
Elective 4
Elective 3
Elective 17