Samford University Catalog 2016-2017 Academic Year 
    Mar 19, 2018  
Samford University Catalog 2016-2017 Academic Year [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychology Major (B.S.)

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The bachelor of science in psychology degree is a liberal arts degree that emphasizes the experimental areas of psychology. This includes traditional experimental areas such as neuroscience, cognitive science, and learning as well as applied experimental areas such as social psychology, health psychology, and abnormal psychology. This degree is intended to appeal to students who have an interest in the natural and computational sciences as well as cognitive and behavioral science.

Required Courses

University Core Curriculum: 22 Credits

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General Education Requirements: 29-30 Credits

Psychology Major (Bachelor of Science): 44 Credits

General Electives: 32-33 Credits

Total Required Credits: 128

* Any course listed under section III (Applied Experimental Courses) or IV (Personality and Development) not taken to fulfill a requirement may count as a psychology elective.

** PSYC 324  is cross-listed with HDFE 324  and SOCI 324 ; students may apply any one of these toward this requirement, but the same course cannot simultaneously apply to another major or minor.

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