Sample Curriculum

This curriculum map is representative of the course of study for this program. For updated information, download the 2012/13 University Catalog.

BA in Psychology

First Year

Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
#EN101 Comp. & Lit. 3 EN102 Comp, & Lit. 3
Modern Language 6 Modern Language 6
PY211 Introduction to Psychology 3 PY220 Developmental Psychology 3
Mathematics Elective (exclude MA1030 3 MA232 Elementary Statistics 3
Total credits 15 15

Second Year

Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
EN201 World Literature I 3 EN202 World Literature II 3
PY230 / PY263 Biopsychology or
Perception
3 PY240 / PY241 Social or
Personality
3
PY313 Experimental Psychology I 3 PY314 Experimental Psychology II 3
Humanities Elective 3 Humanities Elective 3
BI101 Principles of Biology 4 BI102 Principles of Biology 4
Total credits 16 16

Third Year

Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
PY212 / PY315 Abnormal or
Exception Child
3 PY344 Cognition 4
Literature / Humanities Elective 3 PY398 Thesis Preparation 3
Psychology Elective 3 PY402 Conference 0
Elective 3 History Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3
Total credits 15 16

Fourth Year

Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
PY498 Senior Seminar Thesis 3 PY401 Senior Seminar 3
PY360 History of Psychology 3 Elective 3
Humanities Elective 3 Elective 3
Social Science Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3 PY403 Conference 0
Total credits 15 12

 

*Preference for SO201 Introduction to Sociology or SO202 Problems of Modern Society; excludes SO214 Radical and Ethics relations

**If not taken freshman year.

***PO324 should be taken in spring only if PO321 was not taken in fall. #Grade of “C” or higher required in these courses (CJ electives).

NOTE:In addition to the above, members of the Corps or Cadets are required to complete on ROTC course each semester through the third year.

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