Major in Psychology

 Thinking of changing your major to Psychology?   Major Requirements
Psychology Courses 

To complete the Psychology major, a student takes five foundation courses, including Research Design; a diversity course within Psychology to enhance cultural competency; several courses sampling the breath of specialties within the field of Psychology, and Advanced Research Methods, an advanced capstone course using research methods to explore a topic of inquiry.

For program learning goals/ outcomes, see the Department of Psychology.

Honors Program in Psychology

Highly achieving and highly motivated students majoring in psychology may be eligible to graduate with the designation Honors in Psychology. For more information, please see the Honors Program webpage:

Honors Program in Psychology  

Dual Degree Teacher Preparation Program

A substantial number of Psychology majors enroll in the Dual Degree Teacher Preparation Program. This program is designed to enable students to earn a Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree, and a Teaching Credential in an accelerated amount of time. For more information, please consult the following:

 Dual Degree Teacher Preparation Program