Course Offerings

A little info on our class offerings. Use this information to plan your future schedule.



We offer the following mandatory classes at least once each semester:

PSYC 1101: Intro to Psychology
PSYC 1102: Advanced General Psychology (Should be the second class you take.)
PSYC 2103: Human Growth and Development
PSYC 3070: Quantitative Methods*
PSYC 3080: Research Methods **
**prerequisite(s): PSYC 3070
PSYC 3150: Social Psychology
PSYC 3150L: Social Psychology Lab (fall)
PSYC 3310: Learning and Cognition
PSYC 3310L: Learning and Cognition Lab (spring)
PSYC 3430: Theories of Personality
PSYC 3530: Abnormal Psychology
PSYC 3530L: Abnormal Psychology Lab (fall)
PSYC 4230: Neuroscience ***
***prerequisite(s): PSYC 1102 and at least 8 hours of lab science from BIOL, CHEM, or PHYS
PSYC 4230L: Neuroscience Lab (spring)
PSYC 4900: Senior Psychology Seminar (last semester before graduation)

NOTE: PSYC 3080 is required before taking any upper level lab classes. You are more than welcome to take all of our lab classes and use the extra hours an elective hours.


We try to offer our elective classes at least once a year. We usually have 2 or 3 electives offered each fall and spring. Additionally, we are very elective heavy in our summer course offerings:

Spring/Fall Semesters for Elective Classes:
PSYC 3090: History and Systems of Psychology (Fall)
PSYC 3181: Psychology of Aging (Spring and Summer)
PSYC 3520: Human Sexuality (Fall)
PSYC 3600 Psychology of Women (Spring)
PSYC 4250: Sensation and Perception (Spring)**
**prerequisite(s): PSYC 1102 and at least 8 hours of lab science from BIOL, CHEM, or PHYS
PSYC 4650: Group Dynamics (Summer)
PSYC 4690: Organizational Behavior (Summer)
PSYC 4840 Clinical & Counseling Theories (Fall)**
**prerequisite(s): PSYC 3530

Every Semester:
PSYC 4750: Internship in Psychology (junior standing)
PSYC 4950 Independent Study (approval of director)
PSYC 4960 Psychological Reading and Research (approval of director)
PSYC 4970 Senior Honors Thesis (approval of director)
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