The department offers a psychology major leading to either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree. The choice of degree program should be determined after consultation with a member of the department. Both degree programs emphasize research methodology and would be appropriate for students interested in pursuing graduate study in psychology or allied fields. The B.S. program places greater emphasis on experimentation and research than does the B.A. program.
A major in psychology leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree requires completion of 42 credits in psychology and cognate fields distributed as follows:
A major in psychology leading to a Bachelor of Science degree requires completion of 49 or 50 credits in psychology and cognate fields distributed as follows:
HONORS: An Honors Program in psychology is offered for qualified students; see department head for details no later than the winter term of the sophomore year.