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Psychological Science

For students attending: Waubonsee Community College
Who plan to major in: Psychological Science 

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: ART (100-106), ENG (211-265), HIS, HUM, PHL, or RLG. 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANT, ECN, GEO, IDS (110-220), PSC, PSY (NOT 200), SSC, or SOC. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Mathematics - Choose either MTH 210 or 211
  • F. Science - Choose 10 hours from the following subjects: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Geology, or Physics. Two courses must be in the same subject, and at least one course must be in a different subject.
  • G.  Psychology Electives - Choose two courses from the following: PSY 205. 215, 220, or 250..
  •  H. Free Electives – Choose five courses with an IAI designation


II. Required courses for the Psychological Science degree:

WCC COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

CIS 115 or CIS 110

Introduction to Programming or Business Information Systems

CS 105 or CS 110

PSY 100

Introduction to Psychology

PSYC 221

PSY 245 or PSY 240

Industrial/Organizational Psychology or Abnormal Psychology

PSYC 301 or PSYC
303

PSY 235

Social Psychology

PSYC 310

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018