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Psychology Program

Psychology majors complete an interesting and challenging assortment of eleven courses in Psychology. Six of these courses are specific core requirements; the remaining five required courses involve selection from distributions of alternative courses.

Admission Requirements

To graduate RIC with a major in Psychology, you must meet all of the following criteria:
  1. Succesful completion of the Psychology major.
  2. Successful completion of General Education 2000.
  3. Successful completion of both the college Writing Competency and the college Math Competency requirements.
  4. A minimum of 120 earned credits.
  5. A minimum cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.00.
  6. A minimum of 45 earned credits at RIC.
  7. A minimum of 15 earned credits in Psychology courses at RIC, with a minimum of 12 of these earned credits in 300-level Psychology courses.

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