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Department of Psychological Science

Lovinger 1111
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4185
twalker@ucmo.edu





Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree

About the B.A. in Psychology

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS                                                  31-34  

PSY 1000 Orientation to Psychology .....1
GEPSY 1100 General Psychology .....3
PSY 2130 Learning .....3
PSY 3220 Lifespan Development .....3
PSY 3340 Social Psychology .....3
PSY 4110 Systems of Psychology .....3
PSY 4310 Theories of Personality .....3
PSY 4440 Abnormal Psychology .....3

Select 1 group of classes from the following choices.
Choice 1 .....9

PSY 2100 Research Methods .....3
PSY 3120 Brain and Behavior .....3
PSY 4520 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences .....3

OR
Choice 2 .....10

PSY 2100 Research Methods .....3
PSY 3130 Physiological Psychology .....4
PSY 4520 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences .....3

OR
Choice 3..... 11

PSY 2110 Research Design and Analysis I .....4
PSY 2120 Research Design and Analysis II .....4
PSY 3120 Brain and Behavior .....3

OR
Choice 4.....12
(Recommended for students planning to attend graduate school)

PSY 2110 Research Design and Analysis I .....4
PSY 2120 Research Design and Analysis II .....4
PSY 3130 Physiological Psychology..... 4

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS.....36
The following general education classes are required for this major:
GEPSY 1100.....3
Modern Language.....3

MODERN LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT .....3‑9

UPPER-LEVEL FREE ELECTIVES .....12

FREE ELECTIVES..... 29-32  

MINIMUM TOTAL                                                                           120