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2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Psychology, BA (42-746) (120 hours)

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Major, Bachelor of Arts Degree

The graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, historical trends, and empirical findings to apply psychological principles to solve problems.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of scientific reasoning and problem solving, including effective research methods.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of ethical behavior as well as interpersonal and intercultural responsiveness in various settings.
  • Demonstrate effective interaction and communication skills, including the ability to analyze and explain psychological concepts and research, using appropriate technology.
  • Demonstrate readiness for the workplace or graduate school (e.g. self-regulation, project management, and professional judgment) and develop a feasible plan to pursue those opportunities.

Psychology, BA (42-746) (Choice 1) (4 Year Guide)  

Psychology, BA (42-746) (Choice 2) (4 Year Guide)  

Psychology, BA (42-746) (Choice 3) (4 Year Guide)  

Psychology, BA (42-746) (Choice 4) (4 Year Guide)  

Select One Group of Classes from the Following Choices: 9-12 Semester Hours

General Education Requirements: 36 Semester Hours

All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. See The General Education Program Requirements  for the full listing of requirements. The following general education courses are required by this major:

Modern Language Requirement: 9 Semester Hours

Refer to Bachelor’s Degree Requirements section for fulfillment options.

Free Electives: 32-35 Semester Hours

Additional upper-level (3000/4000) electives may be required depending on choices made in major electives and general education.

Minimum Total: 120 Semester Hours

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