• Psychology

  • Requirements

    MAJOR: Stern College for Women
    • General Track: Thirty-seven credits in psychology: PSYC 1010, 1100 or 1107, 2100C, 2150, 3105, 3800. One course from each of the following groups: 1) PSYC 1301, 2414, 2430; 2) PSYC 2140, 3125, 3804; plus four additional psychology courses; plus STAT 1021. 
    • Neuroscience Track: Thirty-seven credits in psychology: PSYC 1010, 1100 or 1107, 2100C, 2150, 2414, 3105, 3800, 3804, 3810, 3815 plus two additional psychology courses; plus STAT 1021. 
    • Developmental Track: Thirty-seven credits in psychology: PSYC 1010, 1100, 1110, 1130, 1140, 1301 or 2414, 2100C, 2150, 3105, 3800, plus two additional psychology courses; plus STAT 1021.
    • Students planning to do graduate work should consult the department faculty early in their course of study concerning a program of courses as well as other preparation necessary for graduate study.
    MINOR: Stern College for Women
    Sixteen credits in psychology, including PSYC 1010, 1100 or 1107, 2100C, 3105, 2150 or 3800. STAT 1021 is also required.

    Students who intend to apply to graduate school should discuss the preferred sequencing of courses, research opportunities, GREs and the application process with the pre-psychology adviser, Dr. Freyberg, or another faculty member.

    Participation in the Psychology Club provides valuable information and an opportunity to become involved in a variety of extracurricular events. Psi Chi, the National Honors Society in Psychology, has an active chapter at Stern College for Women.

     Psychology Detailed Fact Sheet (PDF)  

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