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  Oct 20, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Psychology, BA


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Program Coordinator: Michael Baker (112 Rawl Building; 252-328-6059; bakermich@ecu.edu)

In order to declare a major in psychology, an undergraduate must have at least 40 s.h. of completed coursework, a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.3 and at least a grade of “C” in PSYC 1000  or PSYC 1060 . A faculty advisor will be assigned to each student to aid in planning an overall program. A student desiring to minor in psychology should consult the major department faculty advisor or the director of undergraduate studies of the Department of Psychology to determine the most appropriate sequence of courses for the minor. Undergraduate students majoring in psychology are encouraged to minor in biology, business, chemistry, child development and family relations, mathematics, philosophy, or sociology or to take a composite minor approved by the faculty advisor and chairperson.

Minimum degree requirement is 120 s.h. of credit as follows:

1. General education requirements - 40 s.h.


(For information about courses that carry general education credit see General Education Program.)

2. Demonstrated foreign language proficiency through level 2004 - 12 s.h.


(For information about the foreign language requirement see Special Requirements for the BA Degree and Placement Testing, Foreign Language.)

Choose 9 s.h. of electives from any psychology course below 6000


4. Minor - 18-30 s.h.


5. General electives to complete requirements for graduation.


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