Psychology, B.S. | Psychology & Counseling | Mississippi College
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A student electing the Bachelor of Science degree must take an additional 6 hours of electives in psychology for a total of 40 semester hours in psychology. The student in the B.S. degree program must also take 6 additional hours in psychology or a related field. These hours do not necessarily have to be in the same academic area in which the minor is earned.

Requirement Class Name Hours
University Core   46
Psychology Core   33
PSY 201 Introduction to Psychology (General Psychology) 3
PSY 301 Psychological Statistics 3
PSY 314 Developmental Psychology 3
PSY 331 Student Research 1
PSY 336 Experimental Psychology 2
PSY 337 Experimental Psychology Laboratory 2
PSY 340 Career Paths in Psychology 3
PSY 423 Abnormal Psychology 3
PSY 437 Psychological Testing 3
PSY 438 Physiological Psychology 3
PSY 443 Psychology of Personality 3
PSY 482 Psychology of Learning 2
PSY 483 Psychology of Learning Laboratory 2
Psychology Electives  Six (6) semester hours of Psychology electives. 6
Minor Requirements A typical minor consists of 18 semester hours; however, some department minors may vary in terms of required semester hours.  The minor should be selected in consultation with the student’s advisor. 18
General Electives  Sufficient elective hours must be taken to meet the minimum hour requirement for graduation in this program.  Electives should be chosen in consultation with advisor. --
Total Hours   130