BA in Psychology: Four-Year Degree Plan

Below is a typical fall-spring sequence for a full-time student planning to complete a B.A. in Psychology in four regular academic years (no summers).  Summer and/or winter courses could be taken to expedite the completion of the degree process.  Please take this proposed 4-year plan as only a model.  Completion of the Psychology major may depend on what courses are offered during a given semester.

Freshman Year
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
PSY 1000 Introduction to Psychology 3 PSY 2100 Statistics 4
MATH 1123 Statistics 3 PSY 3310 Forensic Psychology 3
WRI 1100 Analyzing & Writing Arguments 3 WRI 1200 Research, Argument, and Writing 3
BIOL 1000 Introductory Biology 3 COM 2500 Sex, Gender & Communication 3
SPAN 2100 Intermediate Spanish I 4 SPAN 2200 Intermediate Spanish II 4
Total 16 Total 17
Sophomore Year
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
PSY 2200 Research Methods in Psychology 4 ENG 2301 World Film Studies 3
COM 2640 Argumentation & Debate 3 PSY 3100 Learning & Cognitive Processes  3
ENG 2201 Literary Utopias & Dystopias 3 PSY 3140 Psychology of Substance Abuse 3
ANTH 2000 Cultural Anthropology 3 HIST 2301 Introduction to Asian Civilizations 3
GEOG 1500 World Regional Geography 3 AL 2000 Introduction to Linguistics 3
Total 16 GEOG 2000  Introduction to Human Geography  3
  Total 18
Junior Year
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
PSY 3235 Cross-Cultural Psychology 3 PSY 3400 Lifespan Development 3
PSY 3300 Social Psychology 3 PSY 3200 Biopsychology 3
PSY 3500 Tests & Measurements in Psychology 3 PSY 3320 Health Psychology 3
BIOL 2010 The Human Life Cycle 3 SOC 3100 Methods of Inquiry 3
PHIL 2090 Principles of Logic 3 ANTH 3230 Making a Difference 3
Total 15 Total 15
Senior Year
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
PSY 3600 Abnormal Psychology 3 PSY 4340 Psychotherapies 3
PSY 3240 Client Counseling & Interviewing 3 PSY 4950 Research Practicum 3
PSY 3245 Group Counseling 3 HUM 4500 The World Problematique 3
CSCI 1041 Digital Literacy in a Global Society 3 PSY 3808 Evolutionary Psychology 3
PSY 3809 Human Sexuality 3 SOC 3560 Community Intervention      3
Total 15 Total 15
Total Credits = 127