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 Courses (6 credits):
PSY 100 and 220
Electives (6 credits): (Select one from PSY 206, 207, 216, 217) and (Select one from PSY 208, 209, 211, 222, 235)
Advanced Electives (9 credits): Select three 300-or 400 level psychology content courses