Majoring in psychology


Freshman Year

  • Introduction to Psychology (PSY 101)
  • 100-level foundations mathematics course
  • Foundations science course #1

Sophomore Year

  • Research Methods I and II (PSY 260 and 261)
  • Foundations science course #2
  •  Also, choose from: 
    • 200-level classes

Junior Year

  • Research Seminar in Psychology (PSY 362I)
  • If interested in research:
    • Research Seminar (PSY 298)
  • If interested in counseling or clinical psychology:
    •  Counseling Theory (PSY 315)
    • Counseling Practice (PSY 316)
    •  Abnormal Psychology (PSY 318)
  • Also, choose from:
    • 200-level and 300-level classes
    • 44x seminar classes

Senior Year

  • History and Systems in Psychology (PSY 470I)
  • A course in Neuroscience, Learning, and Cognition
  • If interested in research:
    • Directed Studies (PSY 498)
  • If interested in applied psychology:
    • Academic Internship (PSY 496)
  • Also, choose from:
    • 300-level and 400-level classes

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