Psychology (Associate in Arts)
Note: Only one Psychology (PSYC) course from the above list may be used to satisfy SDCCD general education requirements.
Academic Requirements (Associate in Arts).
Electives as needed to meet minimum of 60 units required for the degree:
Recommended Electives: English 101,105, Speech 103 or 135, Philosophy 100, 102A, 102B, Computer and Information Science 150.
Other Recommended Electives: Mathematics courses numbered 104 through 252; Natural Sciences (Life Sciences: Biology; Physical Sciences) - Laboratory courses from either of the above; and Foreign Language (although no courses in a foreign language are specified in the above course sequence, a minimal familiarity with one foreign language is desirable. The particular language should be selected in consultation with the Behavioral Sciences Department).
Transfer students planning to major or minor in Psychology should select: Psychology 211, 258 (or Mathematics 119), and Psychology 260.
*Although no courses in a foreign language are specified in the above course sequence, a minimal familiarity with one foreign language is desirable. The particular language should be selected in consultation with the Behavioral Sciences Department.
Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses required for the university major and the general education pattern required by that transfer institution. See the Mesa College catalog TRANSFER INFORMATION section. Additional courses may be required to meet university lower-division requirements.
Course requirements at the transfer institution are subject to change and may be verified by a counselor or by consulting the current university catalog. Many Baccalaureate in Arts degrees require third semester competency in a foriegn language. Consult the current catalog of the transfer institution and consult with a counselor.