College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Psychology Major (BA Adult; Online Only)

This program takes a contemporary approach to psychology methods and prepares students for a modern health environment through comprehensive and rigorous curriculum as well as an 8-credit hour internship that offers practical field experience. The accelerated learning experience puts students on track for career advancement sooner and provides a solid educational foundation for continued education in graduate school.

General Education Requirements

All degree seeking undergraduate students must complete the general education requirements.

Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Arts degree consists of a major of typically 32 to 44 credits or two minors, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 120 credits.

Math & Science Required Course from General Education (not counted in major credit total)
Introduction to Probability and Statistics (3)
PSY 101Introduction to Psychology4
PSY 230Lifespan Developmental Psychology4
PSY 380Research Methods with Statistical Applications4
PSY 330Introduction to Counseling4
PSY 300Cognition, Learning and Memory4
PSY 360Abnormal Psychology4
PSY 370Introduction to Personality Theories4
PSY 451Social Psychology4
PSY 498Psychology Internship8
Select 4 additional credits of the following:4
Family Systems, Structures and Relationships (4)
Sport Psychology (4)
Child Psychology and Development (4)
Adolescent Psychology (4)
Physiological Psychology (4)
Sensation and Perception (4)
Introduction to Industrial/Organizational Psychology (4)
Forensic Psychology (4)
Seminar on Psychological Topics (4)
Total Credits44