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2018-2019 University Catalog 
2018-2019 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychology, B.G.S.

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Our student learning outcomes center encourages development of a deep and broad knowledge base in the discipline of Psychology. We also provide a foundation to develop skills needed to design and evaluate research, foster critical thinking, enhance appreciation of diversity, promote awareness of ethical issues in Psychology, and prepare you for success in a wide range of careers, including graduate study. In addition to other requirements for the baccalaureate degree, students pursuing the Psychology program must complete the core curriculum requirements, eight courses, and sufficient electives for a total 120 credits.

Program Requirements

Major Electives (15 credits)

Select five courses in Psychology.

Total Major Credits: 24 credits

Core Curriculum (30 credits)

Includes two writing courses (Expository Writing, Critical Writing for the Professions); a Mathematics skills course; Effective Speaking Across Audiences; and at least one approved course from each of the following categories: Natural Science, Humanities, Fine Arts, Social Science; and additional liberal arts electives for a total of 30 credits.

Electives (66 credits)

Total Credits Required to Graduate: 120 credits

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