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University Transfer Degree

University Transfer Degree Information:
This degree program is designed for students planning to transfer to baccalaureate colleges and universities. Transfer credit varies among
colleges. Students should consult both the catalog of the specific college/university to which they plan to transfer and the signed transfer agreement or the current transfer planning guide posted at to select courses that will meet the requirements for both 
the associate and baccalaureate degree programs.


Program Description:
Psychology is the science of behavior and mental processes. Students investigate such topics as personality theories, social psychology, psychological disorders, motivation, learning, physiology, memory and cognition. Through this program, students will explore the complexity
 of the human experience through all stages of human development.


Degree Awarded: Associate in Arts

General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 37
See the General Education Requirements for the complete list.

Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 23-24

Psychology 15 hours

PSYC 1113 Introduction to Psychology
PSYC 1313 Human Relations
*PSYC 2023 Developmental Psychology
*PSYC 2053 Social Psychology
PSYC 2123 Leadership Development
PSYC 2143 Guided Activities in Service Learning
*PSYC 2193 Personality Theories
*PSYC 2203 Mind and Behavior
*PSYC 2213 Brain and Behavior
*PSYC 2223 Behavioral Statistics
PSYC 2313 Psychology and Law
*PSYC 2323 Conflict Resolution
PSYC 2523 Child Psychology
*PSYC 2533 Adolescent Psychology
*PSYC 2613 Adult Psychology
*PSYC 2633 Industrial and Organizational Psychology
*PSYC 2713 Aging and Behavior
*PSYC 2813 Human Sexuality

Recommended Electives 8-9 hours
CSCI 1203 Computer Concepts and Applications
*MATH 1513 College Algebra
PHIL 1113 Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 2163 Introduction to the History and Philosophy of Science
*PSYC 2130 Crisis Intervention and Experience
SOCI 1113 Introduction to Sociology
*SOCI 2013 Marriage and Family

Total Credit Hours: 60-61
*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).
Proficiency in a foreign language is recommended.
To receive an A.A. or A.S. Degree, students must demonstrate computer proficiency.
Physical Education activity classes do not count toward the degree requirements in this curriculum at TCC.


General education requirements can be found at: