Feb 28, 2024  
2023-2024 University Catalog 
2023-2024 University Catalog

Psychology Minor

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Requirements for the Minor (15 credits)

A. Required Course (3 credits)

D. Additional Psychology course - Choose Two (6 credits)

Select two additional 3-credit psychology courses.

Courses may include PSY 12300 or any PSY course numbered 20000-59900 not used to fulfill other requirements in the minor.

Only one of the following courses may be used: PSY 39000 or PSY 39100.

Undistributed transfer credit must be reviewed and approved before being used for this requirement.


  • A grade of “C-” or better must be earned in any course used to fulfill a minor requirement.*
  • All courses in Sections B and C require PSY 12000  as a prerequisite.
  • *PSY 22000 cannot be used toward fulfillment of the minor requirements.
  • The Pass / Not-Pass grading option may not be adopted for any courses used to fulfill any College of Health and Human Sciences (HHS) minor requirements. For further information, students should refer to the HHS Pass / Not-Pass Policy.


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