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Psychology Major Curricula (B.A. and B.S.)

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Psychology Major: B.A. and B.S. Curricula

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree
CIP 42.0101

University Studies Requirements.................................44-47 hrs

Refer to the general requirements for the University Studies Program and electives for the B.A. and B.S. degrees in the current University Bulletin

For both the B.A. and the B.S. degrees in Psychology, University Studies selections must include:
Scientific Inquiry, Methodologies and Quantitative Skills:
  BIO 101 Biological Concepts

Required Courses..............................................................31 hrs

 ENG 205 Writing for the Social Sciences
 PSY 100T Transitions
 PSY 180 General Psychology
 PSY 260 Lifespan Development
 PSY 300 Principles and Methods of Statistical Analysis
 PSY 301 Principles and Methods of Psychological Research
 PSY 303 Social Psychology
 PSY 304 Psychology of Learning and Memory
 PSY 305 Physiological Psychology
 PSY 403 History and Systems of Psychology
 PSY 407 Abnormal Psychology

Required Limited Electives.................................................9 hrs
    PSY electives approved by advisor.

Required Minor.............................................................21-24 hrs

Unrestricted Electives.....................................................9-15 hrs

Total Curriculum Requirements......................................120 hrs

 

The requirements listed above are an example of what is applicable to most students entering Murray State University at the present time. Criteria as they may relate to individual students may vary. The primary source is the Undergraduate Bulletin applicable at the time of the student enrollment.

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