It is recommended that psychology majors take MTH 1 or MTH 10 (GS-IIIE) in preparation for PSY 40 Basic Statistical Methods.
In addition to fulfilling general studies requirements, all psychology majors are required to take the following courses:
Specialization Courses (15)
Total Units for Major = 47
*PSY 1 is a prerequisite to all other psychology courses.
Psychology majors must select a specialization. The specialization may be changed at any time with advisor authorization.
Majors must earn a grade of C (2.0) or higher in Psychology courses applied toward degree requirements. Grades of C - or lower must be repeated. Courses may only be repeated one time. The higher grade will be computed in the GPA. Students must successfully complete with a grade of C or higher any prerequisites before being admitted to courses with listed prerequisites. This policy may only be waived with instructor consent. Students must also complete General Studies requirements and electives for a total of 124 semester units, including the Modern Language requirement. At least 15 upper division units must be completed in the MSMC Psychology program.