Psychology, B.A. (2018-2019 Archive)

Notice: The General Education requirements prescribed on this Road Map are based on the Plan R Required Pattern of Courses (GE catalog years 2006-2018). See Catalog Archives for more information.

All lower division GE completed. Lower division major requirements of General Psychology and Statistics completed as part of the AA-T in Psychology.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
PSY 250 (if not completed prior to transfer) 3
PSY 301 1
PSY 320/L 3/1
Cognitive Psych.** One of the following: PSY 304, PSY 367, PSY 369, PSY 382 3
Social Psych** PSY 345 3
Total 14

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
PSY 321/L 3/1
Clinical/Personality.** One of the following: PSY 310, PSY 351, PSY 353, PSY 370, PSY 380 3
Developmental Psych.** One of the following: PSY 313, PSY 327, PSY 335, PSY 361, PSY 365 3
GE Upper Division* 3
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 16

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
Upper Division PSY Electives 6+
GE Upper Division* 3
Electives 6
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
One 3-unit 400-level PSY course (Not PSY 486SOC, PSY 495A-Z, PSY 497 or PSY 499) 3
Upper Division PSY Electives 2+
Electives 10
Total 15
Total units after transfer 60

*If needed, select GE Upper Division courses that also satisfy: (1) IC: Information Competence, (2) GE Comparative Cultural Studies, and/or (3) Title 5 requirements in American History and/or US/State/Local Government.

**The area requirements of Clinical/Personality Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology, and Social Psychology may be taken in any order, but should be completed within the first year at CSUN.

+Minimum of 42 units required in courses for the Psychology major. No more than 4 units of PSY 421 may be counted toward the major. No more than 6 units combined of PSY 498 and PSY 499 may be counted toward the major.