Psychological Science Minor


At least 18 credits in minor courses, including:

PSYS 1400Intro to Psychological Science3
PSYS 2002Psych Research Methods3
Choose 3 of the following:9
Learning, Cognition & Behavior
Social Psychology
Developmental Psych: Childhood
1 additional course/3-4 credits in PSYS numbered 3100 to 3990 or PSYS 49903-4
Psychological Science minors must complete at least one course in natural science (N1/N2) from outside the Department of Psychological Science.


Ineligible Majors: Psychological Science (B.A., B.S.)

Other Information

In the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS), only one course may overlap between a major and a minor or between two minors.

For a Bachelor of Arts degree, no more than 45 credits in courses with the same departmental prefix may be used toward completion of the 120 credits required for graduation. For a Bachelor of Science degree, the maximum is 50 credits.

At least half of the credits used to complete minor requirements must be taken at the University of Vermont.