Minor in Psychology

A minor in psychology complements most other academic disciplines and provides students with a solid foundation in psychology that will enhance vocational or avocational pursuits. A minimum of five courses with a total of at least 15 credit hours in psychology constitutes a minor. Courses for the minor must include General Psychology (110, with or without lab), Statistical Methods (PSY 201), and one course, with or without laboratory, chosen from the experimental psychology course group.

Minimum 15 credits

Core courses:6-7 credits
PSY 110General Psychology3 credits
PSY 111Laboratory in General Experimental Psychology (optional)1 credit
PSY 201Statistical Methods3 credits
One course from the following options (with or without a laboratory):3 credits
PSY 215Life Span Development3 credits
PSY 225Social Psychology 3 credits
PSY 235Abnormal Psychology3 credits
PSY 245Physiological Psychology3 credits
PSY 250Principles and Applications of Learning3 credits
PSY 345Sensation and Perception3 credits
PSY 350Human Cognition3 credits
PSY 375Human Neuropsychology3 credits
Six* additional credits in Psychology6 credits
Total15 credits
*Students in the College of Nursing and Health Professions are required to complete at least 18 total credits in Psychology to earn a minor.