The department offers two minors serving different objectives. Please note: students may not major and minor in psychology. Both minors require 18 hours total, including PSYC 2300. For all minors, a maximum of three hours of independent study, internship, or practicum may be applied to the required hours. Students should be advised that it may take two years to complete a minor since some courses may be offered only every other year.
General Psychology Minor: A minor in general psychology would involve an additional 15 hours selected from any upper-level (3000-level or above) courses. It is flexible enough to permit the student to structure a program to meet personal needs and interests.
Industrial Psychology Minor: Another choice is to minor in industrial psychology, for which the remaining 15 hours would be chosen from the seven courses listed below. ┬áThe minor in industrial psychology is designed to complement a variety of majors, including management, marketing, advertising/public relations, communication, education, sociology, and political science.
- PSYC 3320 Introduction to Applied Psychology
- PSYC 2340 Statistics I
- PSYC 3375 Psychology of Consumer Behavior
- PSYC 4325 Personnel Psychology
- PSYC 4363 Organizational Psychology
- PSYC 4380 Human Factors Psychology
- PSYC 4360 Psychological Tests and Measurement