Honors in Psychology
Admission to the Honors Psychology Program is by application letter and approval of instructor.
- GPA in psychology and overall GPA are 3.5 or higher.
- Apply and be accepted into the Honors Psychology Program in the Fall of Junior Year.
- Completion of PSYC 498: Thesis Development Seminar and PSYC 499: Honors Thesis Seminar.
- Complete oral presentation.
The honors program is completed in the following sequence:
I. Spring - Junior Year
PSYC 498: Thesis Development Seminar
Proposal development and IRB application
II. Fall - Senior Year
PSYC 499: Honors Thesis Seminar
Data collection and thesis writing
III. Spring - Senior Year
PSYC 498 and PSYC 499 are a two-course sequence for high achieving and highly motivated psychology majors, that will give them hands-on experience in generating, conducting, analyzing and communicating the results of empirical psychological research.