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Curriculum

Course Number Course Name Credit
  Required Courses:  
PSYC 100 General Psychology 3
PSYC 205 Either:  Child Psychology 3
PSYC 207       Or:  Lifespan Development 3
PSYC 220 Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
PSYC 225 Biopsychology 3
PSYC 301 Psychopathology 3
PSYC 308 Psychology of Personality 3
PSYC 340W Research Methods 3
PSYC 443 Senior Thesis (Offered only in Spring) AND/OR 3
PSYC 495 Internship 3
  Elective Courses (Choose five)  
PSYC 201 Industrial/Organizational Psychology 3
PSYC 206 Adolescent Psychology 3
PSYC 230B Professional Development and Ethics in Psychology 3
PSYC 299 Seminar by the Sea (May-June, every other year, odd years) 3
PSYC 300 Psychological Testing 3
PSYC 304 Social Psychology 3
PSYC 318 Cognitive Psychology 3
PSYC 319 Psychology of Family 3
PSYC 320 Techniques of Individual Counseling 3
PSYC 324 Cross-Cultural Psychology 3
PSYC 330B Psychology of Religion 3
PSYC 330D Applied Behavior Analysis 3
PSYC 395 Field Experience 3
  Subtotal of Elective Credit Hours: 15
     
  Total Credit Hours for BA in Psychology: 39