Psychology, B.S.
2022 Semester Map

TOTAL CREDITS: 122

Fall, Year One

CourseCredits
PSYC 101
Introduction to Psychology
3
SOCI 101
Introduction to Sociology
3
MATH 115
Introductory Concepts of MathematicsA
3
FCWR 101
Writing I: Foundations of College Composition
3
FYSE 101
First-Year SeminarB
3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Spring, Year One

CourseCredits
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
FCWR 151
Writing II: Foundations of Research Writing
3
FCSP 105
Foundations of Speech Communication
3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Fall, Year Two

CourseCredits
PSYC 205
Theories of PersonalityC
3
PSYC 410
Physiological Basis of BehaviorC
3
General Elective 3
Psychology optionH
3
BIOL, CHEM, or PHYS courseD
3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Spring, Year Two

CourseCredits
PSYC 310
Abnormal PsychologyE
3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
Psychology optionH 3
Science choice 3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Fall, Year Three

CourseCredits
PSYC 210
Statistical AnalysisF
4
General Elective 3
Psychology optionH
3
FCWR 3XX
Professional Communication choice
3
ICSS 3XX
Social Science choice
3
TOTAL CREDITS16

Spring, Year Three

CourseCredits
PSYC 370
Introductory Research MethodsF
4
MIST 101
Intro to Computer Applications
3
General Elective 3
Psychology optionH 3
ICBS 3XX
Behavioral Science choice
3
TOTAL CREDITS16

Fall, Year Four

CourseCredits
PSYC 251
Measurement ConceptsG
3
Behavioral Science Elective 3
General Elective 3
Psychology optionH
3
ICLT 3XX
Literature choice
3
TOTAL CREDITS15

Spring, Year Four

CourseCredits
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
Psychology optionH 3
ICPH 3XX
Philosophy choice
3
TOTAL CREDITS15
A
MATH 115 should be taken prior to spring semester of sophomore year.
B
FYSE 101 may be substituted with FCIQ 101 Foundations of Inquiry (3 cr), or NYIT 101 College Success Seminar (2 cr) plus a one (1) credit elective.
C
PSYC 205, PSYC 410, and PSYC 220 are typically offered in the fall term.
D
FCSC 101 Foundations of Scientific Process may be substituted.
E
PSYC 310 is typically offered in the spring term.
F
Juniors should take PSYC 210 in the fall and PSYC 370 in the spring.
G
PSYC 251 should be taken in senior year.
H

Students choose six courses from the list to fulfill the Psychology option requirement:

  • ANTH 101
  • PSYC 220
  • PSYC 221
  • PSYC 223
  • PSYC 240
  • PSYC 245
  • PSYC 260
  • PSYC 321
  • PSYC 330
  • PSYC 335
  • PSYC 338
  • PSYC 425
  • PSYC 431
  • PSYC 432
  • PSYC 440
  • PSYC 443
  • PSYC 445