Minor in Psychology


The Department of Psychology offers many courses that have academic and applied relevance for other majors.  The requirements for a minor in psychology are designed to be flexible and to complement the training of students in other disciplines.  The requirements for the minor are listed.  Specific programs for a minor should be developed in consultation with a psychology faculty advisor.


Interested in psychology but don't want to change majors? Get the both of both worlds with a minor in psychology! With flexible requirements and courses that will complement any major area of study, we've got the courses you need. All you'll need to do is stop by the Psychology Department Office (Martin Allen 104) and ask to be assigned a minor advisor. From there you will work with your minor advisor to develop a plan of coursework that is right for you.




Course Name  Course Number Credit Hours
General Psychology     PSY 100 3
Choose 4 of the following courses:    
Psychology of Human Motives PSY 230 3
Intro to Cognitive Psychology PSY 334 3
Elements of Learning PSY 330      3
Abnormal Psychology PSY 300 3
Social Psychology      PSY 340 3
Child and Developmental Psychology                PSY 400                     3
Personality      PSY 425 3
Perception PSY 450 3
Testing and Measurement      PSY 467 3
Physiological Psychology PSY 665 3
Choose 6 hours of Psychology Electives   6
Total Credit Hours:   21