Liberal Arts and Sciences: Humanities and Social Science - Psychology

Program Information

Degree Type: AA
Program Code: LBAA - PSYC
Hegis Code: 5649.00
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SUNY Adirondack offers a two-year Associate in Arts (AA) degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences: Humanities and Social Science, with a concentration in Psychology to assist you in transferring to a four-year SUNY school as a Psychology major. Recommended high school preparation: Four years of English, three years of social studies, two years of science and two years of math, preferably college preparatory mathematics.

Cr. Course Title Course Code
1-2 Freshman Experience HRD100 HRD100A or HRD110
3 Introduction to College Writing ENG101
3 SUNY Gen Ed Basic Communication 

ENG102, ENG103, ENG104, ENG105, ENG106, ENG107, ENG108, ENG109 or ENG110

ENG105 recommended

4 Introductory Statistics with Probability MAT127 (Prereq Required)
3-4 SUNY Gen Ed Natural Science lab science BIO103  recommended
3 Introduction to Behavioral Research and Statistics PSY225 (Prereq Required)
2 Health and Wellness

Any PED activity courses:  AVS101, AVS102, BIO115, HED103, HED104, HED108, NTR101, NTR111, PED105, PED106, PED206, or PED211

(Note PED 210 and PED 212 do not fulfill this requirement)

3 SUNY GEN ED American History  
3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization  
3 Cultural Anthropology ANT101
3 General Psychology PSY101
3 SUNY GEN ED 200-level ENG  
3 200-level ENG  
3 Any Humanities (other than English) ARH, ART, ASL, HUM, MUS, PHI, SPH, THR, Foreign Language
3 SUNY GEN ED The Arts,SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language or SUNY GEN ED Humanities (other than English) PHI201 Introduction to Philosophy recommended
3 Abnormal Psychology PSY203 (Prereq Required)
3 Theories of Personality PSY208 (Prereq Required)
3 Developmental Psychology PSY222 (Prereq Required)
3 Child Psychology, Adolescent Psychology or Social Psychology PSY202, PSY206  or SOC261 (Prereq Req)
3 Liberal Arts and Sciences  
6 Electives  
64 Minimum credits required for graduation  

64 minimum credits required for graduation

Recommended First Year
First Semester
1-2 HRD100, HRD100A or HRD110
3 ENG101
3

SUNY GEN ED The Arts, SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language or SUNY GEN ED Humanities

(Other than English) - See Note 1

3 SOC 101
3 PSY101
3 SUNY GEN ED American History
Second Semester
3 ENG102 - ENG110 (ENG105 recommended)
3 PSY222
3 PSY225
3 ANT101 
3 Elective
Recommended Second Year
Third Semester
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Natural Science lab science - BIO 103 recommended
3 SUNY GEN ED 200-Level ENG
3 Humanities(Other than English) - See Note 1
3 PSY208
4 MAT127
1 Health and Wellness
Fourth Semester
3 PSY203
3 PSY202, PSY206, or SOC261
3 200 - Level English 
3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilizaton
3 Elective
1 Health and Wellness

NOTES:

  1. Humanities electives include courses from ARH, ART, ASL, HUM, MUS, PHI, SPH, THR and Foreign Languages.  

 

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