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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychology - Option B (PSYB) - BA Major

51-52 credits (no minor required)

2.5 GPA required.

C grade or better required in PSY courses. Letter grade required in all major courses unless otherwise noted.

Psychology Option B Major Map  

Content Domains (12-13 credits)

Students must complete one course in each of the following areas:

Diversity Domain (0 credits)*

Choose one:

Additional Requirements (6 credits)

Select at least one of the following English courses and at least one of the following Psychology, Statistics, or Communication Studies courses:

Electives (12 credits)

Students must complete an additional 12 credits 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 credits of general introductory psychology transferred to WSU can be credited toward a psychology major.
  • No more than 6 credits in developmental psychology (child, adolescent, adult, lifespan, etc.) transferred to WSU can be credited toward a psychology major.
  • Transfer students must complete at least 25 credits at WSU for the option B major.
  • No more than 6 credits 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