Psychology is one of the social/behavioral sciences engaged in the systematic study of behavior and mental processes. The coursework focuses on the study and explanation of patterns of individual behavior, thoughts and emotions. It does so from a variety of perspectives that emphasize intrapersonal and interpersonal, social, and physiological factors.
Get a description of each of Cal U's psychology courses from our Course Catalog.
Below is a recommended framework of courses for completing the minor degree in four years.
Minor in Psychology: 21 Credits
Required (6 credits): PSY 100 and PSY 220
Electives (6 credits): Select one: PSY 206, 207, 216, or 217. Select one: PSY 208, 209, 211, or 235 ; Select three 300- or 400-level Psychology Electives: (9 credits)