Course Code General Education Requirements (48) Credit Hours
ENG 160 Composition I 4
ENG 162 Composition II 4
ENG 165 Speech 4
MAT 225 Introductory Statistics 4
BIO 102 Introduction to Human Biology 4
HUM 204 Earth Science OR Chemistry 115 4
HUM 204 Music Appreciation OR  
HUM 205 History and Appreciation of Art 4
PHI 220 Ethics 4
ENG 203 OR any Philosophy  
SPA 222 The Hispanic-American Experience through Literature 4
HIS 104 Survey of U.S. History to 1865 or 4
HIS 105 Survey of U.S. History from 1865 to Present OR  
PSC10 American Government and Politics  
PSY 101 General Psychology 4
PSY 202 Human Growth and Development 4
 
 
Course Code Major Requirements (44) Credit Hours
PSY 201 Writing for Psychology 4
PSY 220 Adult Development 4
PSY 270 Theories of Personality 4
PSY 300 Cross-Cultural Factors in Mental Health 4
PSY 310 Tests and Measurement 4
PSY 320 Behavioral Statistics 4
PSY 325 Neuro-Cognitive Psychology 4
PSY 400 Abnormal Psychology 4
PSY 410 Social Psychology 4
PSY 420 Industrial/Organizational Psychology OR 4
PSY 430 Gender and Society  
PSY 450 Senior Seminar 4
  Electives 28
  Total Credit Hours 120


Practicum in Psychology
Students will complete their Practicum which is also called Field Experience during the 16 week course PSY-450 Senior Seminar. Students learn and apply skills during a semester of structured practicum experiences. Students will complete 200 hours of supervised, structured practicum experience during their senior seminar (PSY 450) in locations approved by a faculty advisor. Possible practicum locations are listed in the student handbook (Appendix A). The practicum course will involve some classroom time in which students will discuss ethics, share learning experiences, and review skill development and proficiency.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Students must complete 120 credit hours that include requirements that satisfy minimum general education requirements, early childhood education core course requirements.
  2. A cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above at the time of graduation.