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Minor in Psychology

Students from majors such as human studies, religious studies, communication, music therapy, business and other related majors have the option of completing a minor in psychology, which includes required core psychology courses, courses from five psychology issue areas, a specialty area/electives, and an internship or research project.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS
33 total credits for minor

Required Core Psychology (24 crs.)

Introduction to Psychology
Personality Theory

Abnormal Psychology

Required Psychology Issues
Take one course in each of the following five areas.

Learning
Behavior Modification: The Change Process
Cognitive Psychology
Learning: A Fundamental Human Process

Developmental
Developmental Psychology
Psychology of Men
Child & Adolescent Psychology
Related courses (with adviser approval)

Mental Health
Addictive Disorders in Society
Introduction to Family Therapy
Disorders of Personality
Introduction to Group Therapy
Counseling Theories & Strategies: Level 1
Counseling Theories & Strategies: Level 2
Related coursed (with adviser approval)

Socio-Cultural / Community
Social Psychology
Cultural Psychology
Community Psychology & Social Perspective
Related courses (with adviser approval)

Biopsychology
Interpersonal Neurobiology
Biopsychology
Related courses (with adviser approval)

Specialty Area/Electives (6 crs.)

Internship or Research Project (3 crs.)

Choose from the following:
Internship in Psychology  or  Research Project in Psychology

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