Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree with major in Psychology

Sample Three-Year Plan (2013-15 catalog) †

 Printable Psychology Three Year Plan

First Year Fall Even
BBL 1013  Old Testament Survey
EGL 1013  English I
HST 1013  Western Civilization I
KIN  1002  Wellness or 1012 Lifetime Fitness
PSY 1013  Introductory Psychology
PSY  1101 Orientation to Psychology (F)
        xxx3  Minor/Elective
Total Hours    18

First Year Spring Odd
BBL 1023   New Testament Survey
COR 1002   Gateway
KIN   10X1   Wellness Activity
EGL  1023   English II
PSY  2383*  Statistics for Behavioral Sciences
         xxx3   Minor/Elective
         xxx3   Minor/Elective
Total Hours    18

First Year Summer
BIO   1003   Biological Science
HST  1023   Western Civilization II
Total Hours    6

 

Second Year Fall Odd
PSY  2233*  Theories of Counseling (F)
PSY  2393*  Research Methods        
PSY  3203*  Psychological Testing (FO)             
         xxx3   Global Studies Elective
         xxx3   Minor/Elective
         xxx3   Minor/Elective
Total Hours    18

Second Year Spring Even
PSY   3303*   Theories of Personality (S)
PSY   3423*   Social Psychology (S)
          xxx3*   Phys Sci Elect. (check prereqs)
          xxx3     Arts Elective
          xxx3     Minor/Elective
          xxx3     Minor/Elective
Total Hours    18

Second Year Summer
POL   2013    American Government
RPH   3003*   Introduction to Philosophy
Total Hours    6

 

Third Year Fall Even
BBL   3003*   Evangelical Theology
PSY   3493*   Research Seminar (F)
PSY   4213*   Abnormal Psychology (F)
PSY   4353*   Behavioral Neuroscience (F)
          xxx3    Minor/Elective
          xxx3    Minor/Elective
Total Hours    18

Third Year Spring Odd
PSY   3413*   Selected Topics (FS)
PSY   4343*   Theories of Learning (SO)
PSY   4493*   Seminar in Psychology (S)
          xxx2    Minor/Elective
          xxx3    Minor/Elective
          xxx3    Minor/Elective
Total Hours    17

Third Year Summer
BBL  4002*   Christian Life
EGL  4003*   Masterpieces of Literature
Total Hours    5

 

 Total Hours for Four Years: 124

† This plan is only one possible arrangement of courses that includes all the requirements for the Psychology major. Please see your advisor for discuss other possibilities. A variation on this plan is required for students starting in odd years due to alternate year courses.

* Course has prerequisites. All Psychology course prerequisites are accounted for in this plan. Please check the catalog for prerequisites for electives.

For those courses not offered every semester, the semester of offering is indicated after the course name. F = fall. S = spring. FE = fall of even years. FO = fall of odd years. SE = spring of even  years. SO = spring of odd years.