B.S. Psychology Degree Plan

REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO GRADUATION

  • Minimum credit hours for graduation 120
  • Minimum credit hours in the liberal arts & sciences 55
  • Minimum credit hours in upper-division (3000/4000 courses) 40
  • Minimum credit hours (3000/4000 courses) in major completed at SWOSU 8
  • Minimum credit hours at SWOSU (15 of the last 30) 30
  • Minimum Grade Point Average in all coursework 2.00
  • Minimum Grade Point Average in major 2.00

GENERAL EDUCATION

Courses that are required are in bold type.
Courses that are recommended are in italics.

TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION HOURS Min. 40

REQUIRED CORE COURSES 31-35

Composition 6

  • ENGL 1113 English Composition I
  • ENGL 1213 English Composition II

Mathematics 3

  • MATH 1143 Math Concepts
  • MATH 1153 Math Applications
  • MATH 1513 College Algebra OR higher numbered math course

Computer Applications 0-3

  • Students must demonstrate computer proficiency (high school Computer Science course, SWOSU computer proficiency exam, or COMSC 1023 Computer & Info Access)

U. S. History 3

Select one course.

  • HIST 1043 U.S. History to 1877
  • HIST 1053 U.S. History since 1877

American Government 3

  • POLSC 1103 American Government & Politics

Science 7-8

Life Science 4

  • BIOL 1004 Biological Concepts w/Lab

Physical Science 3-4

  • ASTRO 1904 Astronomy
  • CHEM 1004 General Chemistry w/Lab
  • GEOL 1934 Physical Geology w/Lab
  • SCI 1513 Conc of Phy. Science (may also take w/lab)
  • SCI 1501 Concepts of Phy. Science Lab
  • PHY 1044 Basic Physics I
  • PHY 1063 General Physics
  • a higher numbered chemistry or physics course

Humanities 6

  • HUM 1103 Introduction to Humanities

OR

  • HIST 1033 World History

AND one of the following:

  • ART 1223 Art Survey
  • COMM 1263 Introduction to Theatre
  • LIT 2333 Introduction to Film
  • LIT 2413 Introduction to Literature
  • MUSIC 1013 Introduction to Music I
  • MUSIC 1103 Music and Culture
  • PHILO 1453 Introduction to Philosophy

Human, Cultural, & Social Diversity 3

  • PSYCH 1003 General Psychology

GE electives (from at least two different categories) to total 40

  • COMM 1313 Introduction to Public Speaking
  • KINES 1133 Wellness Concepts & Exercise Appl

Psychology Major Code No. 160

Required core courses 7

  • PSYCH 2433 Psychological Statistics
  • PSYCH 3224 Research Methods

Category A 6

(Select 6 hours from the following:)

  • PSYCH 2423 Social Psychology
  • PSYCH 3333 Behavior Management
  • PSYCH 3363 Psychology of Personality

Category B 6

(Select 6 hours from the following:)

  • PSYCH 3233 Learning & Memory
  • PSYCH 3253 Psychological Tests
  • PSYCH 4333 Physiological Psychology

 Category C 17-18

(Select 17-18 hours from the following:)

  • PSYCH 2423 Social Psychology*
  • PSYCH 3201-4 Contemporary Problems in Psychology
  • PSYCH 3213 Developmental Psychology
  • PSYCH 3233 Learning & Memory*
  • PSYCH 3243 Cross-Cultural Psychology
  • PSYCH 3253 Psychological Tests*
  • PSYCH 3323 Abnormal Psychology
  • PSYCH 3333 Behavior Management*
  • PSYCH 3363 Psychology of Personality*
  • PSYCH 4011-4 Seminar in Psychology
  • PSYCH 4113 Issues in Chemical Dependency
  • PSYCH 4123 Theories and Principles of Psychotherapy
  • PSYCH 4133 Psychology of Sports
  • PSYCH 4203 Psychology of Women
  • PSYCH 4223 Media & Mental Illness
  • PSYCH 4313 Introduction to Clinical Psychology
  • PSYCH 4333 Physiological Psychology*
  • PSYCH 4371-4 Psychological Research
  • PSYCH 4391-4 Advanced Seminar in Psychology
  • PSYCH 4533 Language Development

*These courses may only be used once.

Electives to bring total to 120 hour

Psychology minor listed in Minor Program section.

Other Psychology Minors listed in Minor Program section:

  • Alcohol and Chemical Dependency Counseling
  • Child Developmental Psychology
  • Sports Psychology 

Supporting Documents

Additional Catalog Documents