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.

 

Requirements:

General Studies – 39 Credits

Bible and Theology Foundation – 45 Credits

Major – 39 Credits 

Total Required Credits – 123 Credits

 

Courses:

Cognitive Psychology 

Counseling Electives (6) 

Developmental Psychology 

Educational Psychology 

Psychology of Religion and Spirituality 

Psychology Seminar 

Psychopathology 

Research Methods I 

Research Methods II 

Social Psychology 

Statistics 

Theories of Personality 

Internship (2 semesters)

 

Program Outcomes/Goals:

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