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Psychology Transfer

Sample Schedule (2 year plan)

First Semester
ENG-105 Composition I 3 s.h.
MAT-156 Intro to Statistics* 3 s.h.
PSY-111 Intro to Psychology 3 s.h.
PHI-101 Intro to Philosophy 3 s.h.
SDV-199 College Essentials 1 s.h.
Electives 2-3 s.h.
Total 15-16 s.h.
Second Semester
ENG-106 Composition II 3 s.h.
PSY-121 Developmental Psychology 3 s.h.
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 s.h.
Science elective 4 s.h.
Electives 3 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Third Semester
PSY-223 Child & Adol Psychology 3 s.h.
PSY-251 Social Psychology 3 s.h.
PHI-105 Intro to Ethics 3 s.h.
BCA-101 Intro to Computers 3 s.h.
Math or Science electives 4 s.h.
Total 16 s.h.
Fourth Semester
PSY-281 Educational Psychology 3 s.h.
Humanities # 3 s.h.
Electives # 7 s.h.
Total 13 s.h.

* – Appropriate math level needed before enrolling in any math class. See NIACC catalog for course placement information.
* – Additional math & science may be required depending on transfer institution.  Check with your transfer institution for specific math/science requirements.

# – Consider courses from the “Diversity Requirements” list for your transfer institution.

Note: Please check with transfer institution for their specific requirements or check with a NIACC counselor/advisor for further transfer planning.

    • AA Degree meets the General Education Requirements for the College of Liberal Arts at most transfer institutions.
    • Check with transfer institution for Foreign Language & Diversity requirements.
    • Suggested schedule dependent on entry level of student.

Other Psychology Courses:

    • PSY-241  Abnormal Psychology   (offered fall & spring) – direct transfer to U of I
    • PSY-102  Human & Work Relations  (offered fall & spring)
    • PSY-211  Psychology of Adjustment – (offered spring semester only)
    • PSY-226  Psychology of Aging
    • PSY-228  Death & Dying