Psychology (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2019–Spring 2020 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in Psychology
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences (AS)
Department: Psychological and Brain Sciences

Admission to the minor in Psychology requires:

  • Completion of PSYC 201 with a minimum grade of C;
  • Completion of MATH 111 or higher level Math course;
  • Completion of PSYC 301 (or department-approved substitute) with a minimum grade of C;
  • Completion of 30 hours of degree-applicable credit with a minimum grade point average of 2.0; and
  • A minimum grade point average of 2.0 in Psychology.

Program Requirements

PSYC 201Introduction to Psychology - SB 13
PSYC 301Statistics for Psychology (or approved substitute) 1,23
PSYC 302Research Methods for Psychology 13
Select three of the following: 9
Brain and Behavior
Life Span Developmental Psychology
Cognitive Processes
Abnormal Psychology
PSYC Electives 3
Minimum Total Hours21

Completion of the minor requires:

  • Completion of PSYC 302 with a minimum grade of C;
  • A minimum grade of C-minus in all courses used to meet the requirements in the Psychology minor; and
  • A minimum grade point average of 2.0.

 At least three (3) semester hours of the requirements for a minor must be successfully completed while enrolled in the University of Louisville.