Academic Catalog 2023-2024

Psychology, Bachelor of Arts

Summary

Core Curriculum Requirements42
Major Requirements (39 hours)
PSYC 2301General Psychology3
PSY 233Life SpanDevelopmental Psychology3
PSY 234Basic Statistics3
PSY 236Advanced Statistics3
PSY 330Cognitivie Psychology3
PSY 238Learning and Behavior3
PSY 334Research Methods3
PSY 338Social Psychology3
PSY 433Abnormal Psychology3
PSY 435Psychology Of Personality3
PSY 436Biological Psychology3
Select six credits of upper-level electives:6
Indust and Organ Psychology
African American Psychology
Psychological Testing
Theories:Coun & Psychotheray
Abnormal Child Psychology
Selected Topics In Psychology
Independent Stdy In Psy
Other Requirements (18 hours)
FS 102Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience1
PHIL 231Introduction To Philosophy3
Foreign Language 6
Free Elective: 300 or 400 level3
Physical Education2
MATH 1325Elements of Calculus3
Minor Requirements (21 hours)
Contact department of choice after being admitted as a Psychology major by the department21
Total Hours120
Plan of Study Grid
First Year
First SemesterHours
ENGL 1301 Freshman English I 3
MATH 1324
Math and Business and Econ I 1
or College Algebra
3
BIOL 1308 Survey of Life Science 1 3
COMM 1321
Business & Professional Comm
or Public Address
3
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3
FS 102 Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience 1
 Hours16
Second Semester
ENGL 1302 Freshman English II 3
ARTS 1315
Intro African Art
or Fine Arts In Daily Living
3
BIOL 2301 Human Anat & Phys I 1 3
MATH 1325 Elements of Calculus 3
Select one of the following: 1 3
Introduction To Sociology
Contemporary Social Issues
Soc Of Human Sexuality
 Hours15
Second Year
Third Semester
POLS 2305 American Government 3
HIST 1301 Soc & Pol Hist US to 1877 3
ENG 2XX 3
PSY 233 Life SpanDevelopmental Psychology 3
PSY 234 Basic Statistics 3
 Hours15
Fourth Semester
POLS 2306 Texas Government 3
HIST 1302 Soc & Pol Hist US Since 1877 3
COSC 1301 Intro To Compr Science I 1 3
PSY 236 Advanced Statistics 3
PSY 238 Learning and Behavior 3
PE 1XX 1
 Hours16
Third Year
Fifth Semester
PSY 330 Cognitivie Psychology 3
PSY 334 Research Methods 3
Minor 3
Minor 3
Foreign Language 3
 Hours15
Sixth Semester
PSY 338 Social Psychology 3
PSY 433 Abnormal Psychology 3
PSY 436 Biological Psychology 3
Minor 3
Foreign Language 3
 Hours15
Fourth Year
Seventh Semester
PHIL 231 Introduction To Philosophy 3
PSY 435 Psychology Of Personality 3
PE 1xx 1
Minor 3
Minor 3
 Hours13
Eighth Semester
Psychology Elective 3
Psychology Elective 3
Minor 3
Minor 3
3XX or 4XX Level Elective 3
 Hours15
 Total Hours120
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Recommended option to satisfy related component area in the General Education core.