Undergraduate Programs


Upon completing the Psychology program, students will be able to describe the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.  Students will be able to apply basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation.  Students will also be prepared to use critical and creative thinking, skeptical inquiry, and, when possible, the scientific approach to solve problems related to behavior and mental processes.

Psychology Course Requirements

  • INT 267 Statistical Methods (3 cr hours)

  • INT 270 Research Methods (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 212 Lifespan Development (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 230 History and Systems of Psychology (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 280 African-American Psychology (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 350 Abnormal Psychology (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 360 Origins and Theories of Personality (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 364 Social Psychology (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 365 Cognitive Psychology (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 370 Learning and Motivation (3 cr hours)

  • PSY 390 Physiology of Psychology

  • PSY 499 Capstone/Final Project

  • PSY 495 Practicum/Internship

Students must complete all course requirements as well as the general education core. Any elective hours will also be required to reach the 120-hour minimum graduation requirement. Please refer to the Undergraduate Course Catalog  for all course descriptions.