Undergraduate Degrees Offered

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Degree Requirements

All psychology students must complete five main areas in order to graduate:

  1. Baccalaureate core: approx. 48 credits
  2. College of Liberal Arts Core: 15 credits
  3. B.A./B.S. requirements: 15 – 24 credits
  4. Psychology major requirements: 65 credits
  5. Electives if needed to meet the 180 credits, at least 60 upper division credits

Degree Checklist and Guides

Bachelor of Arts/Science in Psychology Curriculum Checklist (PDF)

Transfer Guides

OSU-Cascades COCC Transfer Guides

Community College Psychology Transfer Guides from the College Liberal Arts for transfer preparation.


Psychology Minor (28 credits)

Psychology Minor Curriculum Checklist (PDF)

Four-Year Sample Plan

A degree pathway is important to student success. To help you explore your major coursework and for you to begin the process of creating an individualized academic plan, we have created a sample four-year plan for the Psychology major. These plans also include academic and co-curricular opportunities ideas for each academic year.

This is a sample plan intended for informational purposes only. Students will work with their OSU academic advisor to create degree plan that works best for each student based around unique interests, goals and transfer work.

Bachelor of Arts - Psychology Sample Plan
Bachelor of Science - Psychology Sample Plan