Northwestern Michigan College
Program Guide for Psychology
First Year, First Semester
|MTA math course||4|
First Year, Second Semester
|Social Science elective||3|
|Science Lab elective||4|
Second Year, First Semester
|Global Perspectives elective||3|
Second Year, Second Semester
|U.S. Diversity elective||3|
- Degrees offered: B.A., B.S. Students seeking the B.A. degree must demonstrate third-semester proficiency in a foreign language.
- This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA). Science electives must be selected from different disciplines. Social science elective must be a non-PSY course. Humanities electives must be selected from different disciplines. Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements. GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
- Global Perspectives electives: Please see general education guide for list of approved courses
- U.S. Diversity electives: Please see general education guide for list of approved courses
- Psychology electives: PSY 211, PSY 212 or EDU 212, PSY 221, PSY 223, PSY 225, PSY 250
- Students should consider a minor
- Students should consider transferring after one year.
Students who major in psychology find jobs in such human services settings as mental hospitals, residential institutions for emotionally disturbed children and adolescents, alcohol and drug abuse centers, juvenile correctional facilities, and vocational rehabilitation centers.