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2017-2018 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
Grand Valley State University
   
 
    
 
  Nov 23, 2017
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Psychology


Requirements for a Major in Psychology


Requirements include a minimum of 12 courses in psychology totaling 36 hours of credit, including:

Category Requirements


In addition, one course must be taken from each of the six following categories:

Electives


Students choose two additional psychology courses, totaling six credit hours, as electives.

Course Restrictions in Major


For students who choose to take PSY 399 and/or 499, no more than six credit hours in these courses may be counted toward the major. Psychology majors must take at least one third of the psychology credits constituting their major from the psychology department. Students may earn either a B.A. or B.S. degree.

Students may earn either a B.A. or B.S. degree


B.A.


The B.A. requires third-semester proficiency in a foreign language.

Psychology Program Description


Click here for the program description.