May 23, 2022  
2006-2007 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2006-2007 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Department of Psychology

Psychology



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(BA)

Major


Criteria for admission to the Psychology Major:

  1. Completion of MAT 1271 or higher level math course, with a grade of C or better; or ACT mathematics score of 26 or higher.
  2. Completion of PSY 1879G (or equivalent) with a grade of C or better.

Core Requirements


Total Semester Hours: 36-39

Students must complete the hours specified from each of the groups below as well as the following, which represent the core requirements of the Psychology BA:

Group A. Abnormal/Social Group:


At least two courses from

Group B. Biopsychological Group:


At least one course from

Group C. Cognitive/Learning Group:


At least one course from

Electives


Electives: nine semester hours from any Psychology Courses 1,2 except Psychology 4274 and 4275.

Footnotes:


1 No more than 3 semester hours each of PSY 3900 or 4100 may count toward this requirement.

2 At least 3 semester hours of this requirement must be at the 4000-level.

A grade of C or better is required in all courses counting towards the Major.

(Major GPA based on all psychology courses taken at EIU)

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