Bachelor of Arts Psychology Major

Department Chair: Leslie Rewald, M.S.

Purpose: The Psychology Major provides the student with the academic and professional preparation necessary to work in the field of psychology or to continue studies in graduate school.

Program Outcomes/Goals:

1. Students will have a basic understanding of the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in Psychology.
2. Student will have the ability to weigh evidence, act ethically, and integrate Christian value with psychology as a discipline.
3. A student will display professional skills in the area of his or her concentration.

Major Requirements (Total Required Credits: 123)

I. General Studies 39 Credits

College and Career Success
Freshman Composition I
Freshman Composition II
Introduction to Public Speaking
Introduction to Philosophy
Interpersonal Communication
General Psychology
Literature Elective
Fine Arts Elective
History Elective
Math Elective
Science Elective
General Education Elective

II. Bible 45 Credits

Bible or Theology Electives
Evangelism and Discipleship
Life and Revelation of Christ
New Testament History and Letters
Old Testament Law and History
Old Testament Poetry and Prophecy
Systematic Theology I
Systematic Theology II
Systematic Theology III
Systematic Theology IV
Bible or Theology Elective
World Missions and Religions

III. Major 39 Credits

Core Courses:
Cognitive Psychology
Counseling Electives (6 credits)
Developmental Psychology
Educational Psychology
Psychology of Religion/Spirituality
Psychology Seminar
Research Methods I
Stress Management
Social Psychology
Theories of Personality
Internships (2 semesters) 0 Credits

Suggested Four-Year Schedule:

Freshmen Year Fall Semester 12 Credits

SLS 1501 College and Career Success
GNMN 1302 Evangelism and Discipleship
BIBL 1311 Old Testament Law and History
ENC 1101 Freshman Composition I

Sophomore Year Fall Semester 15 Credits

BIBL 2331 Hermeneutics
BIBL 2301 Life and Revelation of Christ
SPC 1608 Introduction to Public Speaking
EXP 3604 Cognitive Psychology
EDP 2002 Educational Psychology

Junior Year Fall Semester 18 Credits

THEO 3301 Systematic Theology I
COUN 3332 Stress Management
LTEL 3000 Literature Elective
PHI 1010 Introduction to Philosophy
PSY 3213 Research Methods I
CLP 3146 Psychopathology

Senior Year Fall Semester 15 Credits

THEO 4321 Systematic Theology III
THEO 4311 Apologetics
SOP 4451 Psychology of Religion/Spirituality
FAEL 4000 Fine Arts Elective
SOP 4004 Social Psychology
PSYC 4081 Psychology Internship (0 Credits)

Freshmen Year Spring Semester 15 Credits

MISS 1301 World Missions and Religions
BIBL 1322 Old Testament Poetry and Prophecy
ENC 1102 Freshman Composition II
PSY 1012 General Psychology
COUN 2000 Counseling Elective

Sophomore Year Spring Semester 18 Credits

BIBL 2321 New Testament History and Letters
DEP 2004 Developmental Psychology
SCEL 2000 Science Elective
HSEL 2000 History Elective
PPE 3003 Theories of Personality

Junior Year Spring Semester 15 Credits

THEO 3302 Systematic Theology II
MTEL 3000 Math Elective
SPC 1300 Interpersonal Communication
COUN 3000 Counseling Elective or
COUN 3204 Counseling Cross Cultures
PSY 3820 Health Psychology

Senior Year Spring Semester 15 Credits

THEO 4331 Systematic Theology IV
BIBL 4301 Romans
BTEL 4000 Bible or Theology Elective
GEEL 3000 General Education Elective
PSYC 4104 Psychology Seminar
PSYC 4082 Psychology Internship (0 Credits)
STA 2026 Statistics 3

Following the Admissions Assessment, the following courses: BIBL 1101 Basics of Biblical Living (Fall), BIBL 1102 Christian Belief and Scripture (Spring) may be required during the freshman year in lieu of Bible/Theology electives. Adjustments will be made to satisfy all other course requirements of the degree.

Bachelor of Arts Psychology PDF

Leslie Rewald Counseling Psychology Department

Program Director

Leslie Rewald, MS. As the Chair of the Psychology and Counseling program, Professor Rewald will be your academic advisor available to you throughout your time as a student in this degree program. Professor Rewald earned her Master’s degree from Villanova University and her Bachelor of Arts at Temple University.

Leslie Rewald, MS

Interview with Professor Rewald

National Accreditation

Trinity College of Florida is accredited by the Association for Biblical Higher Education Commission on Accreditation (5850 T. G. Lee Blvd., Ste. 130, Orlando, FL 32822, 407.207.0808) to grant certificates and degrees at the Associate and Baccalaureate levels.

TCF Accreditation Memberships and Approvals

Occupational Outlook


Office of Occupational Statistics and Employment Projections



VP Enrollment, Anthony Abell, Director of Financial Aid Karly Dooley, Corry Moore Financial Aid, Director of Admissions, Kenyata Hayes

We’re Ready to Help.

Getting information and making your college decision can be difficult. We are happy to walk you through everything from enrollment to the financial aid process.
The Enrollment Team

Connect with the Enrollment Team

Web Inquiry

  • There are five possible start dates each school year. Fall A (August), Fall B (October), Spring A (January), Spring B (March), Summer (May)
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.