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    May 27, 2024  
2014-2015 Georgia Regents University Undergraduate Catalog 
2014-2015 Georgia Regents University Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology

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Core Curriculum Areas A‑E (with Overlay Areas I, II, and III): 42 Hours

For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements .

Core Area F: 18 Hours

Major Concentration: 30 Hours

Students should be aware that the best set of courses to take as a psychology major will vary depending upon one’s career expectations. Always consult with an academic advisor, and take PSYC 3190 - Psychological Careers , in which course selection is thoroughly examined. The minimum requirements are presented below. Most students will be able to take additional elective psychology courses, if they wish.

Take the following in sequence:

(Earning grade C or better in each)

Select remaining hours from any advisor-approved: 15

PSYC 3000-4000 courses. (Earning grade C or better) Restrictions: No more than 3 hours of credit to be counted in the major may come from undergraduate research  PSYC 4990 , internship PSYC 4960 , and/or independent study PSYC 4950 . This policy does not apply to non-repetitive special topics courses which might carry a PSYC 4950  designation.

Minor Concentration: 15‑18 Hours

Students majoring in psychology are required to have a minor and should consult with their advisor on this selection, especially in cases where the student wishes the minor to support career goals.

Elective Courses: 12‑15 Hours

Electives may be taken at any level, and could include additional psychology courses. Students may substitute a second major for the minor and elective courses. Details on taking a second major are provided elsewhere in the catalog.

Wellness Graduation Requirement: 4 Hours

Total Hours for the Degree: 124

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