The BA degree with a major in psychology is designed for the student who wishes to pursue the scientific study of psychology as part of a liberal arts education. It is also designed for students who wish to obtain a graduate degree in psychology. Beyond the minimum course requirements in psychology, the student takes courses in the liberal arts and in a foreign language in order to better understand the place of psychology in today's international community.
See General Education Requirements for All Baccalaureate Degrees.
Degree Core Required (in addition to required Common Core) (6 hours)
Total hours in the major (36 hours)
A minor of at least 20 hours in some other field is required.
The BA requires 10 hours in one foreign language.
Total hours for Bachelor of Arts Degree with a Major in Psychology (124 hours)