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Psychology

Psychology Associate in Arts

Understand yourself and others

You have a unique opportunity to conduct research in Psychology 250. Research projects that qualify are published in The Lake Michigan College Journal of Psychology. Students may be eligible for membership in Psi Beta, the national honor society for Psychology students at community and junior colleges.

Consult a faculty advisor for specific guidance. There is a 60-credit degree requirement needed for graduation.

General Education Requirements Credit Hours
English 101, English Composition 3
English 102, English Composition, or Communication 101, Introduction to Public Speaking 3
*Humanities/Fine Arts 6
**Mathematics 3
*Natural Sciences 8
**Physical Education 200, Healthful Living, or Physical Education 212, Health and Fitness, or Physical Education 214, Personal Health 1
Political Science 101, National Government, or Political Science 102, State Governments, or History 201, American History to 1865, or History 202, American History 1865 to Present 3
Social Sciences 3

 

Major Requirements Credit Hours
Requires at least one course in Psychology 3
General Electives 27

 

Psychology classes offered at LMC Credit Hours
Psychology 201, Introduction to Psychology 3
Psychology 203, Human Development 3
Psychology 204, Child Development and Personality 3
Psychology 205, Interpersonal Relations 3
Psychology 206, Social Psychology 3
Psychology 230, Psychology of Stereotyping and Prejudice 3
Psychology 231, Abnormal Psychology 3
Psychology 250, Introduction to Social Science Research 3

 

*From at least two academic disciplines. **Credit hours listed are based on minimum earned. For example, Mathematics courses have 3, 4, or 5 credits. 

If you are planning to transfer to a four-year college or university, you should become familiar with your chosen school’s requirements. See your academic advisor for assistance in developing your student education plan (SEP) or visit lakemichigancollege.edu/transfer.

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