Psychology

Associate in Science (A.S.)

Sample Schedule

The schedule below shows how the requirements for this degree may be met in four semesters. For some students, fulfilling degree requirements may take more than four semesters to complete. When planning your schedule, you should consult with your advisor.

First Semester (16 Credit Hours)

  • CSC 100 Computing in the Information Age (3) OR CSC 134 Core Word (1), CSC 135 Core Excel (1), and CSC 136 PowerPoint (1) OR CSC 105 Core Word, Core Excel, PowerPoint (3)
  • ENG 101 Composition I (3)
  • PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology (3)
  • PSY 104 Exploring Psychology (1)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Basic Communication: Oral (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Western Civilization (3)

Second Semester (17-18 Credit Hours)

  • ENG 103 Composition II (3)
  • MAT 145 Survey of Functions I (3) OR MAT 152 Pre-Calculus (Survey of Functions II) (3) OR MAT 271 Calculus I (4)
  • PSY 210 Social Psychology (3)
  • SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course from one of the following:
    • American History (3)
    • Other World Civilizations (3)
  • HPE 122 Concepts of Wellness (2) OR HPE 164 Stress Reduction Through Exercise (2)

Third Semester (16 Credit Hours)

  • BIO 115 Human Biology (4) OR BIO 121 General Biology I (4) OR BIO 125 Foundations of Life Science (4) OR BIO 171 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
  • MAT 165 Introduction to Data Science (3) OR MAT 200 Statistics (3)
  • PSY 200 Life Span Development (3) OR PSY 205 Adolescent Psychology (3) OR PSY 225 Child Psychology (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Humanities (3)
  • Anthropology (ANT) Elective (3)

Fourth Semester (15 Credit Hours)

  • PSY 220 Abnormal Psychology (3)
  • PSY 255 Research Methods in Psychology (3)
  • Social Science Elective (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in The Arts (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in World (Foreign) Language (3)

Schedule Updated: July 1, 2021


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