2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Sep 24, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived]

Psychology Major

(45 semester hours minimum)

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The Psychology major helps students develop a detailed, integrated, and science-based understanding of  the social and individual bases of human behavior.

Directed Electives (9 credits):

Complete 9 credits from any offerings in the Department of Psychology (PSY prefix).

Culminating Experience (3 credits):

Complete one of the following courses:


At least 18 credits of psychology courses must be taken from Indiana State University.

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This program has the following minimum GPA requirements: 2.00 overall GPA; 2.20 in all Major course work.

Fall 1st Year

Spring 1st Year

Fall 2nd Year

    16 Credits

Spring 2nd Year

Fall 3rd Year

Spring 3rd Year

Fall 4th Year

  • Foundational Studies:  UDIE | Credits/Units 3
  • Major Elective | Credits/Units 3
  • Elective | Credits/Units 3
  • Elective | Credits/Units 3
  • Elective | Credits/Units 3

    15 Credits

Spring 4th Year

    15 Credits

For more information on 15 to Finish please visit https://learnmoreindiana.org/college/succeeding-incollege/graduating-on-time/


Indiana State University’s priority date for filing the FAFSA is April 15. Students must earn 30 credit hours each academic year in order to maximize financial aid from the state of Indiana. Details about how to apply for financial aid, eligibility criteria, and awarding rules are available online at https://www.indstate.edu/financial-aid/apply. Students may view their specific financial file by logging into the MyISU Portal at https://www.isuportal.indstate.edu


Program Description and Career Resources: https://www.indstate.edu/academics/undergraduate/majors/psychology