Academic Catalog 2019-2020

Psychology as a Second Major

Students choosing Psychology as a secondary major will meet all of the essential requirements of the primary major in a thirty hour program as described below.

Major Courses (30 hours total)

Students should note that some courses have prerequisites.

Required Courses (21 hours)

Students may choose either PHIL 200 or PHIL 201; students are not required to take both courses.
PSYC 201General Psychology

3

PSYC 206Developmental Psychology

3

PSYC 228Scientific Writing and Professional Development

3

PSYC 396Introduction to Statistics

3

PSYC 397Research Methods

3

PSYC 499Psychology Capstone Course

3

PHIL 200Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHIL 201An Introduction to Logic

3

Elective courses (9 hours)

Select any three 400-level PSYC courses (excluding PSYC 499 which is already required of all Psychology second majors). Honors Program students pursuing a second major in Psychology may count HONR 400 / HONR 401 collectively as one of the four required 400-level courses.
Total Credit Hours:30