The psychology minor is for students in a bachelor’s degree program who also want to gain an understanding of the scientific study of human thought and behavior. The minor provides enough structure for students to learn about the breadth and depth of the field while also allowing students to select from a variety of courses to focus on specific areas of interest.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the minor, students will be able to:
Explain how psychologists evaluate and use evidence to support theories.
Identify current major theories and findings in various areas of psychology.
PSYC 101 - Introduction to Psychology
PSYC 251 - Abnormal Psychology
One course from the following:
PSYC 221 - Biological Psychology
PSYC 241 - Child Development
PSYC 242 - Adolescent Development
PSYC 243 - Adult Development
PSYC 284 - Psychology of Gender
PSYC 291 - Human Diversity in the Social Context
MATH 123 - Elementary Statistics
MATH 141 - Statistics
Two Courses from the following:
PSYC 304 - Industrial & Organizational Psyc
PSYC 325 - Motivation
PSYC 381 - Personality
PSYC 38 - Group Behavior
PSYC 386 - Social Psychology