Psychobiology Comprehensive, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Psychology

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses 12
Including:
College Algebra 1
Portal
Select one course numbered 188 3
Distribution
Aesthetics 3
Humanities 6
Social Sciences 6
Including:
General Psychology
Natural Sciences 7
Analytical and Quantitative Thought 0
Wellness 0
Needed to reach 27 credit hour minimum in Distribution5
Capstone
Select one course numbered 388 3
BS Science-related course requirements
CHEM 160
160L
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
4
CHEM 161
161L
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
4
Major Option
Complete all required courses55
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum12
Total Credit Hours120

For departmental assessment purposes, all students will be required to complete a comprehensive examination in Psychology during their final semester.

Major Option

Psychobiology Comprehensive Core Requirements
PSY 230Human Development3
PSY 250Behavioral Statistics4
PSY 270Experimental Psychology4
PSY 300Orientation to Psychology1
PSY 313
313L
Physiological Psychology
and Physiological Psychology Laboratory
4
PSY 407Psychopathology3
BIOL 225Anatomy and Physiology4
BIOL 226Anatomy and Physiology4
Select one of the following options:5-10
Select 2 courses:
Elementary Organic Chemistry
and Elementary Organic Chemistry Lab
or
Select 4 courses:
Organic Chemistry
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Organic Chemistry
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
Select one of the following options:5
General Physics I
and Physics I Laboratory
or
General Physics I (Calculus)
and General Physics I (Calculus) Laboratory
Select 1 of the following: 23-5
Plane Trigonometry
Calculus I with Analytic Geometry
Applied Calculus I
Psychobiology Comprehensive Psychology Requirements
Select 3 credit hours of the following:3
Experimental Child Psychology
Adolescent Psychology
Adult Development and Aging
Select 3 credit hours of the following:3
Sensation and Perception
Memory and Cognition
Health Psychology
Psychopharmacology
Neuropsychology
Psychobiology Comprehensive Biology Requirements 3
Select 9 credit hours of the following:9
Human Microbiology
Cellular Biology
Genetics
Principles of Immunology
Developmental Biology
Infectious Diseases
Molecular Biology
Human Genetics
Physiology
Biochemistry
and Biochemistry Lab
Introduction to Nutrition
Special Topics Gross Anatomy
Gross Anatomy of Movement
Physiology of Exercise
General Physics II
and Physics Laboratory II
Total Credit Hours55-62
1

Students with sufficient preparation may enter the mathematics program at a higher level reducing total credit hours needed.

2

Course possibly may fulfill General Studies requirement reducing total credit hours needed for the degree. Consult advisor.

3

Students are urged to work closely with their advisor in selecting from the courses listed.