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2023-2024 Endicott College Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Endicott College Academic Catalog

Psychology Major (Bachelor of Science)

Curriculum Requirements - Total Credits Required: 125-126

First Year - Credits: 32-33

  • Quantitative Reasoning General Education Requirement   (Cr: 3)
  • Science and Technology General Education Requirement   (Cr. 3-4)
  • Values and Ethical Reasoning General Education Requirement  (Cr: 3)
  • Electives   (Cr: 6)

Sophomore - Credits: 32

  • Global Issues General Education Requirement    (Cr: 3)
  • Literary Perspectives General Education Requirement   (Cr: 3)
  • Electives (Cr: 12)

Junior - Credits: 31

  • Aesthetic Awareness and Creative Expression General Education Requirement    (Cr: 3)
  • Electives    (Cr: 6)
  • General Education Elective    (Cr: 6)
  • Psychology Electives (Must ve at the 300-level)    (Cr: 6)
  • World Cultures General Education Requirement    (Cr: 3) 

Senior - Credits: 30

  • General Education Electives (Must be above the 100-level)   (Cr: 6)
  • Psychology Elective (Must be above the 300-level)  (Cr: 3)
  • Elective (Cr. 3)

Psychology Electives

Psychology electives are any course with a PSY designation at the 300 level or above and SM 306 Psychology of Sport.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the psychology program, students will:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in psychology.
  • Apply basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation.
  • Apply basic psychological concepts and principles in real world settings.
  • Communicate effectively in written form within the conventions of the psychology discipline.
  • Demonstrate the critical inquiry and analysis skills needed to engage constructively in academic discourse within the psychology discipline.