A SAMPLE 4 YEAR DEGREE PLAN FOR THE BS IN PSYCHOLOGY
Effective Fall 2012

NOTE:

  • Students must complete at least 120 total credit hours to graduate. Students must also complete at least 30 hours at the 300/400 level.
  • Only six (6) hours (two courses) from COAS S399, Internship in Psychology; P493, Supervised Research; P494, Supervised Research II; and P495, Readings and Research in Psychology, may be used for completing the requirements for the psychology major.
  • The total Natural Sciences requirements for the BS in Psychology are four courses: General education requirements plus the two courses which must include two biological science courses, one with a lab, and one chemistry course. A total of two of the Natural Science courses must be lab courses.

A printable pdf version of the Bachelor of Science in Psychology Sample 4 Year Degree Plan is also available.

Suggested Year 1 Program

Fall Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Psy P1013
Eng W1313
Math M1183
COAS S104 (FYS)1
Arts (Gen Ed)3
Total: 13
Spring Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Psy P1023
Eng W2903
Math M1223
Spch S1213
Social Sciences/non-Psy (Gen Ed)3
Total: 15

Suggested Year 2 Program

Fall Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Psy P2503
Natural Science with Lab (Gen Ed)5
Psy as an experimental science3
Psy P1991
Diversity (Gen Ed)3
Total: 15
Spring Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Psy P2513
Natural Science (Gen Ed)3
Psy as an applied science3
Humanities (Gen Ed)3
Elective3
Total: 15

Suggested Year 3 Program

Fall Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Psy as an experimental science3
Psy elective3
Psy P4933
Social Sciences/non-Psy (Gen Ed)3
Elective3
Total: 15
Spring Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Psy as an experimental science3
Psy elective3
Natural Science with Lab (Gen Ed)5
Elective3
Elective3
Total: 17

Suggested Year 4 Program

Fall Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Psy as a social Science3
Ethnical question (Gen Ed)3
Natural Science3
Elective3
Elective3
Total: 15
Spring Semester
CourseCredit Hours
Psy B4523
Psy P4953
Psy elective3
Natural Science3
Elective3
Total: 15

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