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Degree Details

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Program Type:
Baccalaureate

At LSUA, Psychology students don’t just learn in the classroom. Instead, our professors routinely take material from the classroom out into the real world in order to give students the experiences they need and want.

We have four full-time Ph.D. Psychology faculty members, each of whom specialize in a different area of psychology making it possible for students to tailor the program to their own interests. With small classes sizes, our professors are also accessible and get to know their students on a one-on-one level.

Our Psychology professors also work hard at connecting our students to the community through internships, volunteer opportunities through the Psychology Club, and the practicum program. At LSUA, Psychology students are challenged on a daily basis both inside and outside the classroom by engaging in debates, discussions, and activities.

 At LSUA, a Bachelor of Science in Psychology degree sets graduates up to enter a number of different careers. Our graduates are employed as role models in the banking, education, criminal justice, and medical fields. Additionally, the degree gives students the ability to be successful in graduate school and beyond.

Classes:

Developmental Psychology
Child Psychology
Personality Psychology
History of Modern Psychology
Cultural Diversity

Careers:

Business
Human Resources
Counselor
Marketing or advertising
Social Workers

Related Programs:

Criminal Justice
History
Communication Studies

Admission Requirements

Students must meet all requirements for admission to the university on our Applying for Admissions site. The Bachelor of Science in Psychology has no separate or special admission requirements.

Degree Requirements 

  1. Students must complete all of the requirements pertaining to baccalaureate degrees as specified on  our Academic Requirements site.
  2. Students must complete at least 45 semester hours at the 3000 level or above and at least 15 semester hours at the 4000 level. 
  3. Students are required to make a grade of “C” or higher in all major requirements (specified PSYC courses and PSYC electives) applied toward the degree. 
  4. No more than 54 hours of psychology courses can be applied toward the degree.

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