UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS ("NEW" REQUIREMENTS: CATALOG TERM FALL 2012 OR LATER)

SPECIALIZATION IN RESEARCH

This concentration requires 39 credits and an additional 12 credits in cognates and culminates in the B.S. degree. The program emphasizes skill development in the research process and is highlighted by two senior-level lab courses, which focus on testing, evaluation, data collection, and analysis. Courses have been chosen for their value in preparing for the research job market in psychology and related disciplines as well as for graduate study. Upon completion, students will have satisfied both the requirements for the major in psychology and the concentration in research.

Students choosing this program are required to complete the major by fulfilling the minimum requirements for each of the following groups.

Group 1R: Required course in the LEP Mind and Body

Group 2R: One of the following (Requires completion of Group 1R)

Group 3R: One of the following (Requires at least 3 credits from Group 2R)

Group 4R: Required course: (Requires 3 credits from Group 2R or 3R)

Group 5R: Required course: (Requires departmental permission and completed major acceptance form)

Group 6R: Two of the following (Requires completion of Group 4R, with a grade of C or higher, and Group 5R)

Group 7R: Required course (Requires completion of Group 4R, with a grade of C or higher, and Group 5R)

Group 8R: One of the following (Requires completion of Group 4R, with a grade of C or higher, Group 5R, and at least 3 credits from Groups 3R and/or 6R. Some courses have additional requirements)

Group 9R: Two of the following (Requires completion of Group 7R)

ONE of the following:

AND

Group 10R: One of the following (specific course prerequisites apply)

COGNATE REQUIREMENTS (minimum of 12 credits selected from below):