ACCEPTANCE INTO THE PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR ("NEW" REQUIREMENTS: CATALOG TERM FALL 2012 OR LATER)

A student may apply for acceptance when all of the following requirements are met:

* Students who fall short of the minimum 2.80 overall GPA may be eligible for acceptance under an alternative set of criteria. Under these criteria, the student is allowed to recalculate their GPA with one semester removed. The alternative criteria are:

Transfer students who transferred multiple Psychology courses to SCSU should talk to their advisor about applying some of those courses towards acceptance.

Acceptance into the major is crucial because there are a number of requirements in the major that are only open to accepted majors.

Being accepted into the program allows you to sign up for PSY 300 (The Psychology Major: Curriculum and Careers). 

All students who meet the requirements for acceptance will be accepted.

 


 THE ACCEPTANCE PROCESS

Click here to download the acceptance application. Note: the application form is an Excel spreadsheet that automatically evaluates the information you enter.

Click here for printable instructions on how to fill out the acceptance application.

Examples of completed acceptance applications:
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