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Psychology

Associate Degree Course Sequence

SSC101  Student Success Seminar
ITD122   Computer Applications for Professionals
ENG124   College Composition
PHL122   Ethics
PSY121   General Psychology
Social Science Elective
Arts and Humanities Elective
Mathematics Elective
Science Elective

PSY123   Human Growth and Development
PSY220   Social Psychology
Science Elective
Arts and Humanities Elective

SOC225   Cultural Diversity
PSY221   Abnormal Psychology
PSY222   Psychological Aspects of Therapy
Arts and Humanities Elective
Written/Oral Communication Elective

PSY124   Psychology of Work
Elective
PSY229   Psychological Methods

TOTAL CREDITS 62-65

Lay a solid yet affordable foundation for continuing your education in this field through a bachelor's degree and beyond. Program learning outcomes are aligned with the American Psychological Association.

This is also a practical second degree if you are preparing for a medical technology program, enhancing your marketability. While the program is designed for transfer, grads may be employed in positions that assist social and human service personnel.

DEGREE EARNED
Associate of arts in psychology

WORK IN MANY AREAS, INCLUDING
• social service agencies
• other agencies serving special populations

PREPARE FOR TRANSFER/FURTHER EDUCATION
OR FOR A CAREER AS A
 

• mental health aide
• community outreach worker
• life skills counselor
• community support worker
• youth worker
• psychological aide
• gerontology aide

JOIN STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS 
Psi Beta Honor Society

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT 
Dr. Bryan Gerber
Psychology Department Coordinator
330-494-6179, Ext. 4033
bgerber@starkstate.edu