South Suburban College
South Suburban College

Psychology Recommended Transfer Curricula

Recommended AA Transfer Curriculum for Psychology

All full-time transfer students are required to take OCS 121.

General Education Core Courses

Communications (9) Semester Hours
ENG 101 3
ENG 102 3
SPE 108 3
Humanities and Fine Arts (9) Semester Hours
Select from Group II 9
Social and Behavioral Science (9) Semester Hours
SOC 101 3
Select from Group III 6
Mathematics (3) Semester Hours
MTH 115
MTH 126
Select from Group IV
Physical and Life Science (7-8) Semester Hours
Select from Group V (Must include one lab) 7-8
Minimum General Education 42

Area of Concentration/Electives

  Semester Hours
PSY 101 3
PSY 204 3
PSY 211 3
Select from one of the following: PSY 103, PSY 105, PSY 202, PSY 205, PSY 206, PSY 212, PSY 220 3
Consult the Transfer Center for help in selecting courses.  
Minimum Area of Concentration/Electives 24-25
Minimum for AS Degree 62

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Courses offered are for those interested in human behavior, learning and memory, personality, emotional and social behavior, abnormal behavior and therapies.

Career Areas:

  • Psychologists
  • Psychiatrist
  • Psychiatric technician
  • Psychiatric research
  • Psychology instructors

This is only a suggested transfer program and might not be appropriate for every student. Some four-year institutions accept more than 62 credit hours in transfer to fulfill requirements in political science. Consult the Transfer Center for help in selecting courses appropriate for the program at the college or university where you plan to transfer.

Faculty are available during scheduled office hours to advise students about their courses and program. Peruse some of the offerings in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences.

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