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Bachelor of Arts Degree – Major: Psychology

Major Overview:

The psychology major leads to a broad foundation of knowledge in the discipline of psychology. Through the integration of a Biblical worldview, students intellectually approach the study of psychology with a deep awareness of the challenges they will encounter in graduate school, the workplace, or ministry. At the completion of this major of study, students will possess a foundational understanding of human behavior and mental processes as well as basic psychology terminology and concepts used in statistical and research methods, physiological psychology, and history and systems.

Major Objectives:
  1. Integrate Christian principles in critical thinking and decision making.
  2. Demonstrate awareness and improvement of thinking and learning strategies.
  3. Identify effective interpersonal relationship skills.
  4. Summarize major counseling, developmental, and personality counseling theories.
  5. Apply psychological theories to life situations.
Major Requirements:

120 Semester Credits

  • 54 General Education
  • 45 Core Program Requirements
  • 21 General Electives