Psychological Services Track

Must have a PY GPA of 2.5 or higher to be eligible for the Psychological Services track.

Required Classes
PY 101GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY I3
PY 102APPLICATIONS IN PSYCHOLOGY3
PY 300PSYCHOLOGICAL STATISTICS3
PY 304PSYCHOLOGICAL STATISTICS LAB1
PY 303PY RESEARCH METHODS3
PY 305PY RESEARCH METHODS LAB1
PY 488PY SERVICES INTERNSHIP3
Basis of Behavior Core9
PY Services Core6
PY Services Elective (300+ Level)3
Total Major Hours35

Basis of Behavior Core (9 hrs)
Choose three classes from this list. You must choose from three different rows. For example, you cannot take PY 414, PY 415, and PY 480 to meet this requirement.                       

  1. Psychological Basis of Behavior: PY 414PY 415, or PY 480
  2. Individual Basis of Behavior:PY 435 or PY 301
  3. Interpersonal Basis of Behavior: PY 316 or PY 333
  4. Social Basis of Behavior: PY 375 or SOC 319

PY Services Core (6 hrs)
Choose two classes from this list. You may not choose a class taken in fulfillment of another requirement of the Psychology major, and you must choose from two different areas. For example, you cannot take both PY 407 and SOC 330 to meet this requirement.

  1. PY 404
  2. PY 407 or SOC 330
  3. PY 409 or PY 330
  4. PY 430 
  5. Any Basis of Behavior Class not taken as part of that requirement


PY Services Electives

  1. Any Basis of Behavior option not previously selected
  2. Any PY Services Core class not previously selected
  3. PY 436PY 437PY 420PY 405PY 400

Students in the Psychological Services track are expected to complete PHL 102 and SOC 100 as part of their Charger Foundations courses.  These courses will apply toward Area V requirements for students in this track and will not be applied to other areas in the Charger Foundations (i.e., double dipping of these courses within the Charger Foundations is not allowed).