Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree

with major in Psychology

Sample Four-Year Plan Starting in Even Years (2013-15 catalog) †

Printable Psychology 4 Year Plan

First Year Fall - Even
BBL  1013   Old Testament Survey
COR 1002   Gateway Seminar
EGL  1013   English I
HST  1013   Western Civilization I
PSY  1101   Orientation to Psychology (F)
        xxx3    Minor/Elective        
Total Hours      15

First Year Spring - Odd
BIO   xxx3    Life Science elective
KIN   10x1    Wellness Activity Course
EGL  1023*   English II
HST  1023    Western Civilization II
PSY  1013    Introduction to Psychology
          xxx3   Minor/Elective       
Total Hours      16

Second Year Fall - Odd
BBL 1023   New Testament Survey
KIN  1002  Wellness or 1012 Lifetime Fitness
POL  2013   American Government
PSY  2413*  Developmental Psychology
         xxx3   Minor/Elective
         xxx3   Minor/Elective       
Total Hours      17

Second Year Spring - Even
PSY  2393*   Research Methods
PSY  3303    Theories of Personality (S)
PSY  2383*   Statistics for Behavioral Sci
         xxx3    Phys Sci Elect. (check prereqs)
         xxx3    Minor/Elective
Total Hours      15

Third Year Fall - Even
BBL 3003    Evangelical Theology
PSY 2233*  Theories of Counseling (F)
        xxx3    Art Elective
        xxx3     Minor/Elective
        xxx3     Minor/Elective        
Total Hours   15

Third Year Spring - Odd
PSY  3413*  Selected Topics (FS)
PSY  4343*  Theories of Learning (SO)
RPH   3003*  Introduction to Philosophy
          xxx3   Global Studies Elective
          xxx3   Minor/Elective        
Total Hours      15

Fourth Year Fall - Odd
BBL  4002*   Christian Life
PSY  3203*  Psychological Testing (FO)
PSY  3493*   Research Seminar (F)                    
PSY   4213*   Abnormal Psychology (F)
          xxx2    Minor/Elective
          xxx3     Minor/Elective
Total Hours      16

Fourth Year Spring - Even
EGL  4003*  Masterpieces of Literature
PSY  4333*  Cognitive Psychology (SE)
PSY  4493*  Seminar in Psychology (S)
         xxx3   Minor/Elective
         xxx3    Minor/Elective
 Total Hours      15


Total Hours for Four Years: 124

† This plan is only one possible arrangement of courses that includes all the requirements for a Psychology major.  Please see your advisor for discuss other possibilities.  A variation on this plan is required for students starting in odd years due to alternate year courses.

* Course has prerequisites.  All Psychology course prerequisites are accounted for in this plan.  Please check the catalog for prerequisites for electives.

For those courses not offered every semester, the semester of offering is indicated after the course name.  FE = fall of even years.  FO = fall of odd years.  SE = spring of even years.  SO = spring of odd years.