A fulfilling career with opportunities to touch people’s lives and help them navigate through life comes with a degree in psychology.  The training you receive in critical thinking, interpersonal communications, and human behavior are skills highly valued in today’s workforce. 

 

A degree in Psychology prepares you for careers as:

  • Counselors
  • Social Services Representatives
  • Child and Youth Advocates
  • Child Protective Services Specialists
  • Psychology and Psychiatric Technicians
  • Probation and Parole Officers
  • Research Assistants
  • Case Workers
  • FBI Special Agents
  • Market Researchers

 

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Psychology (B.S.)
Item #TitleCredits
PSYC 212General Psychology3
PSYC 220Human Growth and Development3
PSYC 222Ethics for Mental Health Professionals3
PSYC 322Adolescent Psychology3
PSYC 331Multicultural Perspectives3
PSYC 338Conflict Resolution3
PSYC 340Abnormal Psychology3
PSYC 360Personality Theory & Development3
PSYC 340Group Therapy3
PSYC 418Crisis, Intervention, Assessment, and Treatment3
PSYC 444Courtship, Marriage, and Family3
PSYC 445Deviant Behavior3
PSYC 460Applied Social Research Methods3
PSYC 470Counseling Theory & Techniques3
 Sub-Total Credits42
Required Cognate
Item #TitleCredits
MATH 141Introduction to Probability and Statistics3
 Sub-Total Credits3

Psychology (B.S.)
Emphasis in School Guidance

 

Psychology Courses

Item #TitleCredits
PSYC 212General Psychology3
PSYC 220Human Growth and Development3
PSYC 222Ethics for Mental Health Professionals3
PSYC 322Adolescent Psychology3
PSYC 326Exceptional Children3
PSYC 340Abnormal Psychology3
PSYC 360Personality Theory & Development3
PSYC 444Courtship, Marriage, and Family3
PSYC 445Deviant Behavior3
PSYC 460Applied Social Research Methods3
PSYC 470Counseling Theory & Techniques3
 Sub-Total Credits33

 

Education Courses
Item #TitleCredits
EDUC 312Educational Psychology3
EDUC 350Educational Technology3
EDUC 364Kindergarten Materials and Methods3
EDUC 382Reading and Language Arts in the Elementary School3
EDUC 385Philosophy of Education3
EDUC 386Mathematics in the Elementary School3
EDUC 414Science and Health in the Elementary School3
EDUC 418Legal Foundations of Education3
EDUC 419Social Studies in the Elementary School3
EDUC 424Language Arts Essential Skills in the Elementary School3
EDUC 434Classroom Assessment3
EDUC 436Classroom Managment3
EDUC 475Directed Teaching in Elementary School3-6
 Sub-Total Credits39-42

 

Required Cognates
Item #TitleCredits
POLS 211National and Texas Constitutions3
MATH 141Introduction to Probability and Statistics3
 Sub-Total Credits6