Psychology (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2021–Spring 2022 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
Academic Plan Code(s): PSYCMINOR

Admission to the minor in Psychology requires:

  • Completion of PSYC 201 with a minimum grade of C1;
  • Completion of General Education Cardinal Core QR course with a minimum grade of C1
  • Completion of PSYC 301 with a minimum grade of C1;
  • Completion of PSYC 302 with a minimum grade of C1
  • 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 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 (must be taken at 300+ level)3
Minimum Total Hours21

Completion of the minor requires:

  • 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.