Psychology

Lay a solid yet affordable foundation for continuing your education in psychology through a bachelor’s degree and beyond. Program learning outcomes are aligned with the American Psychological Association.

This is also a practical second degree if you are preparing for a medical technology program, enhancing your marketability. While the program is designed for transfer, grads may be employed in positions that assist social and human service personnel.

WORK IN MANY AREAS, INCLUDING

  • social service agencies
  • other agencies serving special populations

PREPARE FOR TRANSFER/FURTHER EDUCATION OR FOR A CAREER AS A

  • mental health aide
  • community outreach worker
  • life skills counselor
  • community support worker
  • youth worker
  • psychological aide
  • gerontology aide

Associate Degree Course Sequence

  • Student Success Seminar
  • Computer Applications for Professionals
  • College Composition
  • Ethics
  • General Psychology
  • Social Science Elective
  • Elective
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Natural Sciences Elective
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Written & Oral Communication Elective
  • Statistics
  • Social Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Psychological Aspects of Therapy
  • Arts & Humanities Elective
  • Natural Sciences Elective
  • Written & Oral Communication Elective
  • Elective
  • Psychological Methods

TOTAL CREDITS 61-63

Associate of arts in psychology

  • Psi Beta Honor Society