Psychology A.S. (PSYS)
This is an overview of the program. The course sequencing is meant to serve as a guideline for your semester planning. Please note that the scheduling of courses, program sequencing and curriculum are subject to change.
The psychology program is designed for students preparing to enter a program at a four-year college or university, leading to a baccalaureate degree within the diverse field of psychology.
Upon successful completion of this program, graduates will be able to:
- describe and apply psychological principles.
- demonstrate critical thinking, skeptical inquiry, and apply the scientific approach to solving problems.
- describe the application of ethical standards to evaluate psychological science.
- communicate effectively in a variety of forms.
- apply psychological content and skills to career goals.
Students should consult the catalog of the four-year college or university to which he or she plans to transfer to ensure that degree requirements are being properly met. Transfer information for this program is on file in the Transfer Center. For more information, contact an academic advisor or counselor.
*Students should consult the requirements of the four-year college or university to determine the requirements for laboratory science.
+Students planning to transfer to a Bachelor of Arts program are strongly encouraged to complete a two semester World Language sequence; however, consult with academic advisors to ensure that course selection will meet educational goals.
♦ Students should consult the requirements of the four-year college or university to determine their requirements for general education.