Minor Requirements

Students pursuing a minor in Psychology must satisfy the following requirements based on the 2017-2018 course catalog

Minor Requirements

The minor in psychology requires Psychology 1 and 3, and one upper division elective. 

Three upper-division courses from the following five sets of options, no two of which are from the same set: 

  • Psychology 110, 115, 126, 127, or 128
  • Psychology 140, 141, 143, 144, 147, or 148
  • Psychology 150, 152, 170, or 174
  • Psychology 172 or 180
  • Psychology 160, 163, 165, 168, or 169

Minors may fulfull only one upper-division course off campus.  

Course Prerequisites

A minimum grade of C- in all prerequisites is required for admission to all courses. Prerequisites may be waved at the discretion of the instructor.  

Transfer Credit in Psychology

Students already enrolled at Saint Mary's College who wish to transfer credit for an off-campus psychology course other than Psychology 1 must submit a formal petition to do so to the chair of the Psychology Department before enrolling in the course. Online courses are generally not accepted for credit in this department.