Psychology Minor

Learn to think critically and creatively about human behavior and develop strong problem-solving skills with a minor in Psychology. You will be able to study topics such as developmental psychology, cognitive and behavioral therapies, social psychology, personality, and abnormal psychology. Gain hands-on experience through lab research work, practicums in clinical and community psychology, teaching, or independent research. With their unique quantitative and problem-solving skills, graduates of the program have pursued advanced study in psychology and other disciplines, as well as careers in social work, school psychology, and physical and occupational therapy, among other opportunities.

Minor in Psychology (18 hours)

One of the following:

  • PSYC 156 Introduction to Psychology: Culture and Systems
  • PSYC 157 Introduction to Psychology: Science for the Citizen

One of the following:

  • PSYC 301 Developmental Psychology
  • PSYC 339 Physiological Psychology

One of the following:

  • PSYC 319 Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies
  • PSYC 323 Psychology of Personality
  • PSYC 326 Abnormal Psychology

One of the following:

  • PSYC 332 Animal Learning and Cognition
  • PSYC 337 Social Psychology
  • PSYC 364 Cognitive Psychology

Two of the following:

  • PSYC 301 Developmental Psychology
  • PSYC 302 Psychology of Adult Development and Aging
  • PSYC 304 Psychology of Child and Family in Contemporary Society
  • PSYC 305 Lifespan Developmental Psychology
  • PSYC 319 Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies
  • PSYC 323 Psychology of Personality
  • PSYC 324 Statistics in Psychology
  • PSYC 325 Research Methods in Psychology
  • PSYC 326 Abnormal Psychology
  • PSYC 332 Animal Learning and Cognition
  • PSYC 337 Social Psychology
  • PSYC 339 Physiological Psychology
  • PSYC 342 Historical Roots
  • PSYC 354 Social Ecology
  • PSYC 360 Psychology of Law
  • PSYC 362 Psychological Testing and Measurement
  • PSYC 364 Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYC 381 Clinical Psychology
  • PSYC 386 Practicum in Clinical and Community Psychology
  • PSYC 389 Practicum in Teaching Psychology
  • PSYC 390 Special Topics in Psychology
  • PSYC 402 Psychology of Women
  • PSYC 403 Psychology of Adolescence
  • PSYC 437 Psychology of Violence
  • PSYC 438 Stereotyping and Prejudice
  • PSYC 485 Independent Research in Psychology
  • PSYC 497 Independent Study in Psychology