College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Department of Social Sciences
Bachelor of Science in Psychology


4-Year Suggested Course Sequence
Freshman - Fall Freshman - Spring
Course Credits Course Credits
COM 119 Interpersonal Communication and Leadership Skills 3.0 ENG 120 English Composition 3.0
SCI   100 The Natural World: The Caribbean 3.0 *SSC  100 An Introduction to the Social Sciences: A Caribbean Focus 3.0
MAT 140 or MAT 143 College Algebra with Applications or Precalculus Algebra(MAT 143 recommended) 4.0 MAT 235 Introductory Statistics with Applications 4.0
PSY  120 or SOC 121 General Psychology or Intro to Sociology 3.0 *PSY 240 Biopsychology 4.0
CJU  210 Introduction to Forensic Science 4.0 *FDS 100 Freshman Development Seminar 1.0
*PE Physical Education and Health 0.5 BIO 110 Introduction to Research Methods 2.0
      *PE Physical Education and Health 0.5
 

TOTAL

17.5  

TOTAL

17.5
       
Sophomore - Fall Sophomore - Spring
Course Credits Course Credits
ENG 201 Research and Applied Writing 3.0 PSY 203 Introduction to Personality 3.0
PSY 202 Life Span Development     3.0 PSY 223 Social Psychology 3.0
BIO 245 Principles of Genetics 4.0 ENG 300 Scientific Writing 3.0
BIO 295 Responsible Conduct in Research 1.0 PSY 304 Cognitive Psychology 3.0
PSY 312 Psychology of Learning 3.0 PSY 302 Culture and Behavior 3.0
*PE Physical Education and Health 0.5 *PE Physical Education and Health 0.5
 

TOTAL

14.5  

TOTAL

15.5
       
Junior - Fall Junior - Spring
Course Credits Course Credits
BIO 141 General Biology I** 4.0 BIO 142 General Biology II*** 4.0
CHE 111 Principles of Chemistry for the Life Sciences I 4.0 CHE 112 Principles of Chemistry for the Life Sciences II 4.0
SSC 327 Quantitative Research Methods in the Social Sciences I 4.0 SSC 328 Quantitative Research Methods in the Social Sciences II 4.0
PSY 321 Child Development 3.0 PSY 310 Introduction to Racial and Ethical Health Disparities in Health Care 3.0
PSY 301 History and Systems of Psychology 3.0 PSY 3XX   3.0
PSY 332 Industrial/Organizational Psychology 3.0 PSY 3XX   3.0
 

TOTAL

17  

TOTAL

17
       
Senior - Fall Senior - Spring
Course Credits Course Credits
SSC 497 Social Sciences Senior Seminar I 1.0 SSC 498 Social Sciences Senior Seminar II 1.0
PSY 434 Abnormal Psychology 3.0 PSY 350 Drugs , Behavior , and Society 3.0
PSY 440 Applied Research Methods 3.0 PSY 496 Practicum in Psychology 3.0
PSY 435 Tests and Measurements 3.0 Elective   3-4
SCI 301 Application of Principles from the Natural World 3.0 Elective   3-4
Elective   3-4      
 

TOTAL

16-17  

TOTAL

13-15