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  • Students can study Psychology as a major (BA, Psychology), a minor, or part of a self-designed major (BA or BS, Liberal Arts).

    Psychology Degree Requirements

    Only specific courses satisfy the major requirements, including electives. Courses should be chosen carefully, in consultation with the departmental faculty advisor and your Student Success advisor. Learn more in the Detailed Degree Requirements section and track your progress using the program requirements worksheet (see below).

    Introductory course:

    • ULEC 2160 Introduction to Psychology

    Other required courses:

    • 1 course in statistics
    • LPSY 3601 Methods of Inquiry
    • 4 Fundamentals courses (2000 level)
    • 3 Psychology electives (3000 level)
    • 2 Psychology seminars (3500 level and above or graduate level)

    Senior Capstone:

    • Senior Work Project or graduate-level course in psychology

    Total credits:  47-52

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Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Graduates

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

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