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.

To Declare your Minor:

  • Email UWG Graduation Team at graduation@westga.edu to declare Psychology as your minor.
  • Please include first and last name, student ID #, and your request in the email. 
  • Your request should be updated on your Wolf Watch account within 24-48 hours.
  • If you have any further questions or concerns, please email psyba@westga.edu