Psychology, Minor


Department of Psychology

Psychology Minor - Requirements

A Psychology Minor must have prior approval of the Psychology Department Advisor. The minor consists of 22 units of psychology courses, 15 of which must be upper division. The required courses, each of which must be completed with a grade of C or better, are PSYCH 10, PSYCH 42 or a similar statistics course, and PSYCH 144 (Research Methods) or a similar research methods course. Students choose the remaining courses based on their own interests and goals.


The Psychology Minor also requires a 2.0 GPA and 6 upper-division units in residence.


All full-time faculty members in the department have a Ph.D. in psychology or a closely related field. Their areas of expertise represent the breadth of contemporary scientific psychology. In addition to being dedicated teachers, most faculty members also conduct and publish original research. Many are also licensed or certified as practitioners of clinical psychology, school psychology, or applied behavior analysis.

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