UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2020-2021

Psychology, B.A.

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
MATH 141/L (meets GE Basic Skills: B4 Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning) 4
PSY 150 (meets GE D1 Social Sciences) 3
GE Basic Skills: A2 Written Communication 3
GE C1 Arts 3
Elective 2
Total 15

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
PSY 250 3
GE Basic Skills: A1 Oral Communication 3
GE B1 Physical Science or GE B2 Life Science 2
GE B3 Science Laboratory Activity 1
GE F Comparative Cultural Studies 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
GE Basic Skills: A3 Critical Thinking 3
GE B1 Physical Science or GE B2 Life Science (select from GE subarea not previously completed) 3
GE C3 American History Institutions and Ideals 3
Electives 6
Total 15

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GE C2 Humanities 3
GE D3 and D4 Constitution of the United States and State and Local Government 3
GE E Lifelong Learning 3
Electives 6
Total 16

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
PSY 301 1
PSY 320/L 4
Clinical/Personality Psychology Cluster selected from: PSY 310, PSY 351, PSY 353, PSY 370, PSY 380 3
Cognitive Psychology Cluster selected from: PSY 304, PSY 367, PSY 369, PSY 382 3
GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning 3
Elective 1
Total 15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
PSY 321/L 4
Developmental Psychology Cluster selected from: PSY 313, PSY 327, PSY 335, PSY 361, PSY 365 3
Psychology Upper Division Elective 3
GE Upper Division Section D1 Social Sciences 3
Elective 2
Total 15

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
Social Psychology Cluster: PSY 345 3
Psychology Upper Division Electives 5
Electives 7
Total 15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Psychology Course 400 level (Consult with advisor) 3
GE Upper Division Section F Comparative Cultural Studies 3
Electives 9
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120

One course for the degree must have an Ethnic Studies/ES designation.

A minimum of 40 units of upper division overall is required for the degree.