B.A./B.S. in Psychology Program By Yale University |Top Universities

B.A./B.S. in Psychology

B.A./B.S. in Psychology

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  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months

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The major in Psychology requires twelve term courses beyond PSYC 110, including the senior requirement. Because psychology is so diverse a subject, every student is required to take four courses from the list below. Two of these courses must be from the social science point of view in psychology and two must be from the natural science point of view. At least one from each group must be a course designated as "Core" in the course listings. Students are expected to take their two core courses as early as possible in the major, normally within two terms after declaring their major. B.S. degree?The B.S. degree is awarded to students who conduct empirical research through PSYC 499 during senior year. An empirical research project normally includes designing an experiment and collecting and analyzing the data. B.A. degree?The B.A. degree is typically awarded to students who conduct a nonempirical literature review. There are no restrictions in the research format for the B.A.