BS in Psychology

University Of North Carolina at Pembroke

Program Description

BS in Psychology

University Of North Carolina at Pembroke

Freshman Seminar: 1 Sem. Hr.

General Education: 44 Sem. Hrs.

  • ENG 1050. Composition I (3 credits)
  • ENG 1060. Composition II (3 credits)
  • Fine Art (3 credits)
  • Literature (3 credits)
  • History (3 credits)
  • Philosophy and Religion (3 credits)
  • Social Sciences (9 credits)
  • Natural Science (6 credits)
  • Mathematics (3 credits)
  • Physical Education (2 credits)
  • General Education Electives (6 credits)

Major Requirements: 40 Sem. Hrs.

The major in psychology consists of 40 semester hours (of which at least 15 hours must be taken at the 3000‑ level or higher)

Note: No 3000‑4000 level courses should be taken until PSY 2080 and PSY 2100 have been completed.

I. Core requirements: 16 Sem. Hrs.

  • PSY 1010. Introductory Psychology (3 credits)
  • PSY 1900. Career and Professional Perspectives in Psychology (1 credit)
  • PSY 2080. Research Statistics (3 credits)
  • PSY 2100. Research Methodology (3 credits)
  • PSY 3000. Research Methods Capstone (3 credits)
  • PSY 3040. History and Systems of Psychology (3 credits)

II. Psychology area requirements: 18 Sem. Hrs.

Select two courses from each area.

Experimental and Cognitive Area:

  • PSY 2150. Psychology of Learning (3 credits)
  • PSY 3120. Cognitive Processes (3 credits)
  • PSY 3550. Sensation and Perception (3 credits)
  • PSY 4010. Physiological Psychology (3 credits)

Social and Personality Area:

  • PSY 2160. Social Psychology (3 credits)
  • PSY 2700. Industrial/Organizational Psychology (3 credits)
  • PSY 3160. Psychology of Leadership (3 credits)
  • PSY 3750. Personality Theories (3 credits)

Developmental, Clinical, and Counseling Area:

  • PSY 2050. Childhood and Adolescence (3 credits)
  • PSY 3050. Psychology of Adult Development and Aging (3 credits)
  • PSY 3600. Abnormal Psychology (3 credits)
  • PSY 4030. Psychological Testing (3 credits)
  • PSY 4170. Clinical and Counseling Psychology (3 credits)

III. Directed electives in psychology: 6 Sem. Hrs.

Select psychology electives for at least six semester hours.

Electives: 35 Sem. Hrs.

Total: 120 Sem. Hrs.

All of the courses that are included in the computation of the student's overall QPA and that have a PSY prefix will be included in the computation of the QPA for the psychology major.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


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