Undergraduate Program

Psychology Minors

Our department offers seven different psychology minors. Declaration of a minor should be done with a psychology advisor. A student cannot minor and major psychology.

Psychology Minor

This minor satisfies a social science divisional requirement if at least three of the courses are social science courses (PSY 101 and courses cross-listed as CSP courses).

Minor Requirements

This minor requires a total of five courses, which are outlined below.

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

Three core courses in psychology

Two additional psychology courses

Psychology as a Natural Science Minor

This minor satisfies a natural science divisional requirement.

Minor Requirements

This minor requires a total of five courses, which are outlined below.

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

One natural science psychology core course:

At least three additional natural science psychology courses (courses cross-listed as BCS courses), one of which must be at the 200 level or above—independent study courses are acceptable.

Psychology as a Social Science Minor

This minor satisfies a social science divisional requirement.

Minor Requirements

This minor requires a total of five courses, which are outlined below.

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

Two of following social science psychology core courses:

Two additional social science psychology courses (PSY and courses cross-listed as CSP)

Clinical Psychology

This minor satisfies a social science divisional requirement.

Minor Requirements

This minor requires a total of five courses, which are outlined below.

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology

At least two of the following:

One or two of the following:

Health Psychology

This minor satisfies a social science divisional requirement.

Minor Requirements

This minor requires a total of five courses, which are outlined below.

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology
PSY 110: Neural Foundations of Behavior
PSY 181: Theories of Personality and Psychotherapy
PSY 282: Abnormal Psychology
PSY 283: Behavioral Medicine

Organizational Psychology

This minor satisfies a social science divisional requirement.

Minor Requirements

This minor requires a total of five courses, which are outlined below.

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology
PSY 161: Social Psychology and Individual Differences
PSY 181: Theories of Personality and Psychotherapy
PSY 264: Industrial and Organizational Psychology

One of the following:

Social and Emotional Development

This minor satisfies a social science divisional requirement.

Minor Requirements

This minor requires a total of five courses, which are outlined below.

PSY 101: Introduction to Psychology
PSY 171: Social and Emotional Development

Three of the following: