2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog/Handbook 
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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog/Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychology, B.A.

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Requirements for Psychology Majors

Psychology majors must complete a minimum of 21 credits in the Department at Westfield State University.

Content Courses - 18 Credits

Select the number of courses indicated below from each of the 4 categories.

Capstone Experience - 3 Credits

Pre-requisites:  All capstone experiences (CE) require the student to be a senior Psychology major.  Some CE’s may have additional pre-requisites.  Choose one of the following options:

Electives in Psychology - 6 credits

2, 200 or 300-level psychology courses with advisement.

Department Assessment Post-Test

Total 39 Psychology credits

CORE Lab Science - 4 Credits

Additional Graduation Requirements

All students must meet the University Graduation Requirements  and complete a common core of studies, distributed among the different academic areas as detailed in the Common Core  .

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