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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Psychology Minor

(CIP= 42.0101)


The purpose of the minor is to help students majoring in other disciplines to 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.

Minor Core (6 Credit Hours)

Minor Electives (12 Credit Hours)

Twelve (12) credit hours of four upper-level psychology courses, except PSY 4913 DEP 3103 , SOP 3742 , and SYP 3000 .

GPA Requirements

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

Course Grade Requirement

Students minoring in Psychology must obtain a “C” or better in any college level statistics course, and a “C-” or better is required for all other courses that count toward the Psychology minor.

Residency Requirement

Students must complete at least eight credit hours toward the minor in residency at USF.

Other Requirements

Permits are required for students to register for upper-level Psychology minor electives. Permits are available online at http://psychology.usf.edu/forms/CoursePermit/.

Advising Information

Department of Psychology Undergraduate Advising: psychad@usf.edu or http://psychology.usf.edu/ug/advising/.