PURCHASE COLLEGE CATALOG 2016–18
Draft in progress
The purpose of the minor in psychology is to provide students in other disciplines with the opportunity to broaden their understanding of psychology through a selection of introductory and advanced courses covering a wide range of topics within the field. Students interested in pursuing the minor in psychology must choose a faculty member in the Psychology Board of Study to assist in designing an appropriate program and have that advisor sign the Application for a Program of Minor Study (available at www.purchase.edu/registrar, under “Forms,” and in the Natural Sciences Office).
Academic Requirements for the Minor in Psychology
Five courses in psychology, as follows:
Students must earn grades of C- or higher in each course used to satisfy the minor requirements. Because PSY 1530 is a prerequisite for all upper-level courses offered by the Psychology Board of Study, it should be taken early in the student’s program of study.
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