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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychology - Option A (PSYA) - BA Major

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36-37 S.H. (minor required)

2.5 GPA required.

C grade or better required in major courses.

Psychology Option A Major Map  

Content Domains (9-10 S.H.)

Students must complete one course from at least three of the following areas:

Diversity Domain (0 S.H.)*

Choose one:

Electives (9 S.H.)

Students must complete an additional 9 S.H. of Psychology courses numbered above 210. Courses listed in any of the domains above will be considered as electives if not used to fulfill one of the above domain requirements.

Psychology Graduation Requirements

  • No more than 3 S.H. of general introductory psychology transferred to WSU can be credited toward a psychology major.
  • No more than 6 S.H. in developmental psychology (child, adolescent, adult, lifespan, etc.) transferred to WSU can be credited toward a psychology major.
  • Transfer students must complete at least 18 S.H. in psychology at WSU for the option A major.
  • No more than 6 S.H. of  PSY 400 - Independent Study or Research  and/or  PSY 404 - Internship  may count toward a psychology major.
  • Online courses may not substitute for upper-division core courses in psychology.


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement

= Civic Engagement and Service Learning

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