Moraine Valley Community College || Behavioral Science || Courses Offered and Degrees & Certificates

Courses Offered and Degrees & Certificates

For course descriptions, refer to the college catalog.
PSY-101--Introduction to Psychology
PSY-104--Life-Span Developmental Psychology
PSY-105--Child Psychology
PSY-106--Adolescent Psychology
PSY-201--Industrial/Organizational Psychology
PSY-202--Social Psychology
PSY-205--Abnormal Psychology
PSY-210--Adult Psychology
PSY-211--Human Sexuality
PSY-212--Theories of Personality
PSY-215--Educational Psychology
PSY-220--Psychology of Women

Degrees and Certificates

Associate in Arts Degree (A.A.)
The Associate in Arts degrees are designed for students who wish to transfer to a bachelor's degree program at a four-year college or university. Programs are for students who plan to major in liberal arts disciplines, such as psychology. The transfer program consists of 62 credit hours: 38 credit hours of general education and 24 credit hours of additional degree requirements/electives.

Associate in Arts Degree
Transfer Major (62 Credit Hours)
Psychology is the scientific study of human and animal behavior, along with the biological and mental processes which underlie behavior. Students planning to major in psychology are encouraged to complete foundational coursework in the sciences and mathematics, along with a core of basic psychology courses. Students interested in psychology as a four-year major should consult the catalog of their transfer school and an academic advisor for requirements appropriate to the first two years of study. College catalogs and transfer guides for many four-year colleges are available in the Academic Advising Center.