The Psychology Major and Minor

The Psychology Major

The major in psychology consists of at least 32 credits of course work in research methods; statistics; social psychology; personality and abnormal psychology; developmental and educational psychology; perception, cognition, and language; and biological bases of behavior. In addition, many students complete an independent study project and work with faculty on original research.

The Psychology Minor

The minor consists of 16 credits beyond the 100 level, including research methods, statistics, and at least two other courses.

For more information, see the Psychology chapter of the course catalogue.