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Psychology Minor

The Minor in Psychology is designed to both expose students to a variety of content areas in the field and provide the ability to evaluate psychology research as a consumer.

I. Minor Declaration

To declare a Psychology Minor, the student must have completed any 100-level psychology course with a minimum grade of 'C' and a required mathematics course with a minimum grade of 'C' or 'CR'. The mathematics requirement may be satisfied by STAT 11300 or MATH 12400 or by an appropriate score on the mathematics placement test.

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II. Minor Requirements

The minor in Psychology consists of 15 credits in Psychology in addition to 3 to 4 credits for the Math requirement [18-19 cr.], as follows:

100-Level Classes9-10 cr.
PSYCH 10000 - Introduction to Psychology [3 cr.] Minimum grade 'C'
Any additional PSYCH course on the 100-level [3 cr.]
STAT 11300 [3 cr.] or MATH 12400 [4 cr.] Minimum grade 'C'
200-Level Classes9 cr.
PSYCH 21500 - Introduction to Research Methods [3 cr.]
Two (2) PSYCH courses on the 200-level [3 cr. each] [6 cr. total]
[Only PSYCH classes numbered 243 and below can apply to the minor]

III. Policies for Minors

  • Students must speak with an advisor to declare the Minor in Psychology.
  • Students can apply up to 2 transferred psychology courses towards the minor. The remaining courses must be completed at Hunter.