TRANSFER FROM CLC:
Psychology

39-53 credits

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Transfer Policies

Students transferring from non-baccalaureate institutions to Parkside may generally transfer up to 72 credits earned at non-baccalaureate institutions toward the 120 credits required for degree completion. UW-Parkside may accept additional credits toward the degree where appropriate. A minimum of 15 credits numbered 300 or above must be completed at Parkside.

Psychology major catalog information

Graduation Requirements  |  Psychology Major

 

The following requirements are in addition to the university general education requirements. Please use this guide in tandem with the Degree Requirements Transfer Guide.

Required Core Courses  | 9 credits

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
PSY 121 Introduction to Psychological Science PSYC 101
MTH 142 Psychological Statistics PSYC 250
- Research Methods in Psychology PSYC 300


Breadth Courses  |  9 credits
Required courses:

CLC COURSE      PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
- Cognitive Psychology PSYC 205
PSY 220 Introduction to Human Development PSYC 210
PSY 225 Social Psychology PSYC 220

Completion Options  |  21-35 credits

Choose one option: 
 


General Psychology Major  |  21 credits


Depth Courses  |  15 credits
Choose 15 credits of psychology courses numbered 301 and above; NOT including PSYC 410 or 499.

Elective Courses  | 6 credits
Choose 6 credits of any 200-level, 300-level, or 400-level PSYC course that is not required for the major. Only 3 credits of PSYC 499 can be applied as elective credit.


 



 

Neuroscience Concentration  |  35 credits

The neuroscience concentration will provide students with an interdisciplinary perspective on the emerging area of neuroscience research. The neuroscience concentration will provide students with the background and critical thinking skills necessary to prepare for graduate programs in neuroscience and career opportunities in a diverse range of scientific research and medical fields.

Students must have completed BIOS 101 with a B-minus or better to declare this concentration.
 

Biology Courses  |  4 credits
Required course:

CLC Course Parkside Name Parkside Course
Bio 121 OR BIO 161 Bioscience BIOS 101


Chemistry Course  |  10 credits
Required courses:

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
CHM 121 General Chemistry I
& General Chemistry Lab I
CHEM 101
& CHEM 103
CHM 123 General Chemistry II
& General Chemistry Lab II
CHEM 102
& CHEM 104


Psychology Courses  |  21 credits
Required courses  |  18 credits

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
- Sensation and Perception PSYC 306
- Biological Psychology PSYC 325
- Cognitive Neuroscience PSYC 326
- Neuropsychology NEUR 327
- Brain Development and Plasticity NEUR 329
- Senior Capstone in Neuroscience NEUR 495


Choose one  |  3 credits

CLC COURSE PARKSIDE NAME PARKSIDE COURSE
- Psychopharmacology NEUR 328
- Health Psychology PSYC 363
PSYC 223 Abnormal Psychology PSYC 360


 

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