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Declaration of Undergraduate Minor in Psychology

Requirements for the Psychology Minor:

  • A minimum of 16 hours of PSYC
  • At least 12 of 16 hours must be upper division courses (3000-4000)
  • One or more of the following classes are required:
    • PSYC 3010 (Human Growth and Development)
    • PSYC 3150 (Abnormal Psychology)
    • PSYC 3730 (Social Psychology)
    • PSYC 3800 (Psychology of Mind/Body)
    • PSYC 3900 (Personality and Motivation)
    • PSYC 4030 (History & Philosophy of Psychology) 

Please keep in mind:

  • The latest you are able to declare Psychology as your minor is the semester prior to your graduation.
  • PSYC 1101 is a prerequisite for all upper level courses, but will not be counted in the 16 hours required for a Psychology Minor.
  • PSYC 4884 is for MAJORS only.

Declare your Minor:

Please contact the Psychology Department if you have any questions or concerns. You may reach us at 678-839-6510 or

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