Dec 08, 2023  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 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, except PSY 4913 .

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.

** Indicates courses requiring PSY 3213 .

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.

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