MY SAUA-Z IndexImage: Calendar

Psychology

 

 

Degree Requirements

Bookmark and Share

Forensic Psychology

Requirements for a Bachelor of Arts in Forensic Psychology Major (51 credits)

Required:
PSYC 105, CRJU 101, STAT 213 (C or better), PSYC 215 (C or better), and PSYC 306, PSYC 321, PSYC 324, PSYC 325, WI-PSYC 342, PSYC 421 (At least three credit hours Forensic Psychology Internship).  

One of the following courses:  PSYC 203, PSYC 305, PSYC 332, PSYC 343, PSYC 360.  

Nine credit hours in Criminal Justice/Sociology including:  SOC 342, CRJU 400, CRJU 411.  

One of the following concentrations:  

Concentration in Policing (9 hours):  CRJU 102, CRJU 303, CRJU 342 or
Concentration in Corrections (9 hours):  CRJU 231, CRJU 313, CRJU 314.

Internship Program: Students will be able to receive practical experience in Forensic Psychology by enrolling in fieldwork placements in settings such as forensic psychology hospitals (emotionally disturbed offenders), prisons/jails, and agencies related to the family court or treatment of youthful offenders.

Requirements for a Bachelor of Science Major in Forensic Psychology (52 credits)

Required: PSYC 105, CRJU 101, STAT 213 (C+ or higher*), PSYC 215 (C+ or higher*), PSYC 421 (at least three credit hours Forensic Psychology Internship),

16 credit hours including:  PSYC 306, PSYC 321, PSYC 324, PSYC 325, WI-PSYC 342, WI-PSYC 404.  

In addition, to obtain a Bachelor or Science in Forensic Psychology must complete BIOL 101, or 199 and 200, CHEM 103 or 105 and 106, PHYS 110, or 160, or 201, or 203 and 204 (required for DPT), MATH 151 (or higher level math; MATH 191 recommended for graduate school in Psychology).

In addition, 9 credit hours in Criminal Justice/Sociology including :  SOC 342, CRJU 400, CRJU 411.  

One of the following concentrations:  

Concentration in Policing (9 hours):  CRJU 102, 303, 342 or
Concentration in Corrections(9 hours):  CRJU 231, 313, 314.