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  Sep 22, 2017
 
 
    
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Psychology, BS


Department: Psychology 

Grade Requirement


To qualify for graduation with a degree in psychology, the student must have a major grade point average of 2.5 or higher. Additionally, a minimum grade of “C” in both PSYC 201 - Statistics for Psychology  and PSYC 320 - Research Methods in Psychology  is required for the major.

Course Requirements


All psychology majors must successfully complete  PSYC 150 - Orientation to the Psychology Major  during their first year as a degree-seeking psychology major.

Electives (15 credits)


Complete five additional courses, according to the following distribution:

Additional electives


Complete two additional psychology (PSYC) courses.

Cognate course (4 credits)


Complete one biology laboratory course, selected from the following:
 

Note:


First Year Seminar and Second Year Seminar may not be applied to the requirements of the psychology major.

Total minimum credits: 44


Core Curriculum Requirements


A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the Undergraduate Academic Programs  section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, www.bridgew.edu/corecurriculum. For additional graduation requirements, see the Undergraduate Academic Policies  section of this catalog.