About the CCPS Associate of Science in Psychology Program

The College of Graduate Continuing Professional Studies offers a associate of science degree in psychology. Psychology is the science that deals with mental processes and behavior. A psychology degree opens doors to a wide variety of careers in such fields as counseling, social work, or education.

In addition to the course offerings, departmental majors are encouraged to work in community, social and/or correctional agencies where they can apply classroom knowledge to real problems.


Program Requirements

Credit Hours

Prerequisites

Survey
Course
3 hrs

None


Lower-
Division
Courses
3 hrs PSYC 101SOCI 101 or CRIM 102
3 hrs

None

3 hrs None

Upper-
Division
Courses
3 hrs

CRIM 102 or PSYC 101, plus 3 additional hours in psychology


Electives 3 hrs

CCPS Course Descriptions*

Students must complete 3 hours of psychology electives numbered 300 or above

3 hrs

CCPS Course Descriptions*


TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

21 hrs


*Some elective courses may require prerequisites. Please see the course descriptions section of the catalog for individual course requirements