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    Oct 23, 2020  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Psychology Minor


The purpose of the minor is to help students majoring in other disciplines obtain an appropriate psychology background that will complement their work in their major.

Minor Requirements


A minor in Psychology consists of a minimum of 18 credit hours, comprising of PSY 2012 , PSY 3204  (or any approved statistics course), and any four (4) upper-level psychology courses listed within the minor elective category.

Total Minor Credit Hours: 18


Minor Core Credit Hours: 6


Minor Elective Credit Hours: 12


Four (4) upper-level psychology courses from the following list.

** Indicates a course requiring enrollment of 3 credit hours.

GPA Requirement


A GPA of 2.0 or better in the minor is required for certification.

Grading Requirement


Students minoring in Psychology must obtain a “C” or better in PSY 2012  and PSY 3204  (or any approved statistics course).
In addition, a “C-“ or better is required for all other courses that count toward the Psychology minor.

Residency Requirements


A minimum of 6 credit hours must be obtained from upper-level electives at USF, that are unique to the minor.

Advising Information


USF students schedule advising appointments online through USF Archivum Platform.   Students are encouraged to meet with their advisor each semester to discuss courses planning, degree progression, and career preparation.

Tampa Campus Website: https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/students/academic-advising/index.aspx
For questions, email Psychad@usf.edu.

St. Pete Campus Website: https://www.usfsp.edu/academic-advising/
For questions, email advising@usfsp.edu.

Sarasota/Manatee Campus Website: http://usfsm.edu/academics/academic-resources/academic-advising/index.aspx
For questions, email sar-advising@usf.edu.