Skip to main site navigation
Skip to main content
Switch to text-only view
Switch to default view
Psychology

Associate of Arts with a Concentration in Psychology Requirements

Students planning to obtain an Associate of Art degree with a Concentration in Psychology should consult a departmental advisor for approval of their plans. In addition to the Basic Requirements for the Associate Degree (see these requirements at the College of LIberal Arts and Sciences webpages), the Concentration in Psychology requires at least 15 credit hours as described below.

(All courses are 3 cr. hours, unless otherwise designated.)

Requirements (15 cr.)

Select one of the following:
PSY-P 103 General Psychology
PSY-P 106 General Psychology–Honors

Take the following:
PSY-P 211 Methods of Experimental Psychology

Three additional courses at the 200- or 300-level, taken from three different areas listed below:
1. SOCIAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL
PSY-P 216 Life Span Developmental Psychology
PSY-P 233 Industrial Psychology
PSY-P 316 Psychology of Childhood and Adolescence
PSY-P 320 Social Psychology
PSY-P 321 Group Dynamics
PSY-P 331 Psychology of Aging
PSY-P 365 Psychology of Religion
PSY-P 391 Psychology of Gender, Race, and Ethnicity

2. PERSONALITY AND CLINICAL
PSY-P 234 Principles of Mental Health
PSY-P 319 The Psychology of Personality
PSY-P 324 Abnormal Psychology
PSY-P 332 Suicide and Depression
PSY-P 336 Psychological Tests and Individual Differences

3. COGNITION AND LEARNING
PSY-P 241 Functional Analysis of Behavior I
PSY-P 325 The Psychology of Learning
PSY-P 335 Cognitive Psychology

4. PHYSIOLOGICAL, MOTIVATION, SENSATION, AND PERCEPTION
PSY-P 220 Drugs and Behavior
PSY-P 326 Behavioral Neuroscience
PSY-P 327 Psychology of Motivation
PSY-P 329 Sensation and Perception

General Education requirements for B.A. in Psychology (Major)

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Major Requirements)
Minor in Psychology
Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis (proposed)
Associate of Arts with a Concentration in Psychology

Psychology courses

For more information, contact:
Department of Psychology
Wiekamp Hall 2119
(574) 520-4393
pdrodrig@iusb.edu