The Department of Behavioral Sciences seeks to assist students in understanding human behavior and criminal behavior, child development, family relations, and societal and cultural changes. In addition, the Department seeks to prepare students with intellectual and vocational skills to function in a variety of professional service occupations.
Chris Creecy, B.S., Ph.D
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Old Main 116
To make your path to graduation a little easier, a 4-year plan for students planning to major in Psychology has been created:
Course of Study for a B.S. Major in Psychology
Program Coordinator: Dr. Chris Creecy
I. Liberal Arts Core Requirements:
Listed in this catalog under Academics: Liberal Arts Core
II. Major Requirements:
Introduction to Psychological Practice
Research Methods (W)
Learning and Memory
Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Family and Individual Counseling
Advanced Research Methods (W)
Capstone Course in Psychology (W)
Plus 6 hours from the following courses:
Criminal Behavior and Profiling
Criminal Justice Theories (W)
Marriage and Relationship Development
Stress and Resilience in Individuals and Families (W)
Parenting and Family Relations (W)
Death and Dying
(FAM299B will not meet this requirement)
Psychology in Film
(PSY 299H will not meet this requirement)
Interventions with Populations at Risk
III. Electives (including additional Bible):
Requirements for Teaching Licensure in Psychology:
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