2018-2019 General Catalog 
    May 20, 2018  
2018-2019 General Catalog

Psychology Minor

Department of Psychology
Social and Behavioral Science Building Rooms 507 & 508

Minimum Minor Hours: 16

Graduation Requirements

  • A minimum of 16 hours in PSY courses are required and a minimum of 8 of these need to be upper-division.
  • 6 hours must be taken at the U of U and 3 of those hours must be upper-division.
  • All courses must be completed with a C or better.

Minor Required Courses

  • PSY 1010 - General Psychology 4 Credit(s)
  • PSY 3000 - Statistical Methods in Psychology 4 Credit(s) *

    *Note on PSY 3000: Statistical Methods in Psychology:

    The following courses can be substituted to waive PSY 3000: SOC 3112, FCS 3210, ECON 3640, MATH 3070 and ED PS 6010.  However, additional Psychology electives must be added to meet the minimum 16 psychology hours.  Please see a Psychology Undergraduate Advisor if you are planning on using a statistics course from a department other than Psychology.


Choose from among all psychology undergraduate course offerings to complete the 16 credit-hour requirement. This includes 4000-level Internships, Research Experience and Teaching Assisting. Up to 2 hours of these classes can count toward the 16 credit-hour requirement.