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2013-2014 Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychology, B.S.


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Psychology Curricula Requirements


The psychology curriculum for the Bachelor of Science  degree requires 136 hours to graduate, of which 39 must be in psychology. The curriculum for the Bachelor of Arts  degree requires 136 hours, of which 39 must be in psychology. (Note: PS 201 , ERH 101 , ERH 102 , and MA 123  must be passed with a grade of C or better.)

Synopsis of the B.S. Curriculum in Psychology


Fourth (Freshman) Class


First Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 14.5


Second Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 17.5


Third (Sophomore) Class


First Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 17.5


Second Semester


  • MA 124 - Calculus & Analytic Geometry II Credit Hours: 3 *
  • PS - Core C Credit Hours: 3
  • Free Elective Credit Hours: 3
  • ERH Elective Credit Hours: 3 ***
  • Science Elective Credit Hours: 4 **
  • Physical Education Elective Credit Hours: 0.5
  • AS, MS, or NS Credit Hours: 2

Total Semester Hrs: 17.5


Second (Junior) Class


First Semester


Total Semester Hrs: 17


Second Semester


  • PS 344 - Leadership in Organizations Credit Hours: 3
  • PS CORE - PS Core A Credit Hours: 3
  • PS CORE - PS Core B Credit Hours: 3
  • Science Elective Credit Hours: 3 **
  • Free Elective Credit Hours: 3
  • Physical Education Elective Credit Hours: 0.5
  • AS, MS, or NS Credit Hours: 2

Total Semester Hrs: 17.5


First (Senior) Class


First Semester


  • PS 402W - Research Methods in Psychology Credit Hours: 3
  • PS CORE - PS Core D Credit Hours: 3
  • PS CORE - PS Core D Credit Hours: 3
  • Free Elective Credit Hours: 3
  • Science Elective Credit Hours: 3 **
  • AS, MS, or NS Credit Hours: 2

Total Semester Hrs: 17


Second Semester


  • PS 403W - Independent Project Credit Hours: 3
  • PS CORE - PS Core D Credit Hours: 3
  • Science Elective Credit Hours: 3 **
  • Free Elective Credit Hours: 3
  • PS CORE - PS Core C Credit Hours: 3
  • Physical Education Elective Credit Hours: 0.5
  • AS, MS, or NS Credit Hours: 2

Total Semester Hrs: 17.5


Total Hours: minimum 136


*Minimum Grade of C required.
**Must be taken from: AT, BI, CH, or PY.
***ERH electives include ERH 207 ERH 211 ERH 212 ERH 213 ERH 323W ERH 332   

Psychology Core Groups:

  1. PS 301  Learning, PS 401  Cognition, PS 404  History and Systems
  2. PS 302  Social, PS 305  Abnormal, PS 315  Personality
  3. PS 203  Biopsychology I, PS 204  Biopsychology II, PS 307  Developmental
  4. Any other three PS courses, including those listed in Cores A, B, or C.

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