Psychology Minor

The foundation course work for the psychology minor is the same as for the major (PSY 101 or equivalent with a grade of C or better). In addition to PSY 101, students must complete a minimum of 16 credit hours of psychology course work, at least 12 of which must be taken at UIS. A maximum of 6 lower division (100-200 level) credit hours can be used for the minor. Only one course taken to complete the minor can be cross-listed with other departments.

Foundation Requirement

Principles of Psychology
This is a foundation course for the psychology major and should be completed prior to taking other psychology courses. An equivalent transfer course with a grade of C or better may be accepted to fulfill this requirement. Grades of C- or lower will not be accepted.


PSY 302Research Methods in Psychology (Required)4
Psychology Courses 12
Total Hours16