Psychology, Minor

Program Locations

The Psychology Minor is available at the following locations:

About this Program

The psychology minor allows students to pursue their interest in psychology while complementing their chosen major. Psychology minors take a variety of courses, gaining both practical knowledge and introducing them to vocational opportunities.

The psychology minor requires 18 hours of study, 12 of which must be upper-level. This fulfills the university’s minor requirement.

Students minoring in psychology participate in both practicum courses and observation opportunities. Minors take courses such as General Psychology and Abnormal Psychology, plus upper-level courses like Motivation and Emotion, Theories of Personality, Marriage and the Family, and more.


The minor requires 18 semester hours, of which 12 must be upper-level. *Three hours are included in the general education core curriculum.

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The School of Behavioral and Social Sciences has a highly qualified and experienced faculty. 

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Organizations - Psi Chi

  • Psi Chi is the national honors society in psychology, open to students interested in advancing the field of psychology.
  • Students can submit papers for publication through the society, and receive benefits such as scholarships and grants.
  • To qualify, students must be majoring or minoring in psychology, have completed at least 9 semester credit hours in psychology courses, have at least a 3.0 GPA in all psychology courses and a 3.0 GPA overall.

School of Behavioral & Social Sciences Events

August 22, 2018

Classes Begin on Plainview...

Classes Begin on Plainview Campus
All Day Plainview Campus

April 12, 2019

Honors Luncheon

Honors LuncheonUniversity Center, Room 211 (UC211) 
12pm - 1:30pm, University Center - Room 211

April 26, 2019

Honors Luncheon

Honors LuncheonUniversity Center, Room 211 (UC211)
12pm - 1:30pm, University Center, Room 211

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