Major Requirements

  

Lower Division Requirement

This introductory course is a survey of the processes of adjustment, growth, learning, remembering, perception, sensation, socialization, and emotions. It is meant to better equip students to understand and articulate their own life experiences, as well as improve their understanding of the behavior of others. This course is a prerequisite to all other courses in Psychology. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PSY213-D
Handojo, Virgo
01/08/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center B111
PSY213-E
Handojo, Virgo
01/08/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center B111
PSY213-A
Crosby, Robert G.
01/08/2024 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY213-C
Crosby, Robert G.
01/08/2024 MW 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY213-B
Larsen, Anne-Marie
01/08/2024 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY213-A
Longfellow, Emily M.
05/06/2024 M 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 192
PSY213-E
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Park Building 104
PSY213-B
Purrington, Susan N
09/03/2024 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA ONLN
PSY213-A
Purrington, Susan N
09/03/2024 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Building 36 ONLN
PSY213-D
Crosby, Robert G.
09/03/2024 MW 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY213-C
Crosby, Robert G.
09/03/2024 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY213-F
King, Autumn Pamela
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Mission Hall 124
PSY213-D
Handojo, Virgo
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA
PSY213-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA ONLN
PSY213-C
Crosby, Robert G.
01/13/2025 MW 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM TBA ONLN
PSY213-A
Crosby, Robert G.
01/13/2025 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA ONLN
PSY213-E
Handojo, Virgo
01/13/2025 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
PSY213-A
Frederick, Thomas Vincent
05/05/2025 M 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

 

Methodology Requirements

In this course, students learn to write formal manuscripts using APA style. They also learn to read, understand, and critically evaluate behavioral science research as presented in academic journals and conferences. Learners in this course build foundational skills needed to succeed in their future courses. (3 units; Fall, Spring, Summer, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BEH250-B
Stumpf, Amy R.
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 191
BEH250-A
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
01/08/2024 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
BEH250-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Health Science Campus T293
BEH250-D
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Park Building 251
BEH250-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Health Science Campus L246
BEH250-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM The Village at CBU 100

This course provides a comprehensive overview of both quantitative and qualitative research methods used in behavioral science research, along with an understanding of the ethical considerations and other challenges involved in good research design. Additional topics include measurement, sampling, and qualitative and quantitative data analysis. Prerequisite: BEH 250. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BEH290-B
Stumpf, Amy R.
01/08/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center B221
BEH290-C
Leach, Catherine M.
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 192
BEH290-A
Mun, Sophia S.
01/08/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B259
BEH290-A
Stumpf, Amy R.
09/03/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM The Village at CBU 300
BEH290-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA
BEH290-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
BEH290-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

This course examines the basic models of integrating the Christian faith and modern behavioral sciences, including the development of Biblical examples of worldview and epistemology. Emphasis is placed upon the student's development of a personal theory of integration. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BEH333-A
Stokes, H. Bruce
01/08/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM BUS 204
BEH333-A
Stokes, H. Bruce
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Park Building 203
BEH333-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus S292

This course introduces the various quantitative and qualitative methodologies utilized in behavioral science research. Also included are the collection, treatment, and interpretation of data in research and testing using a statistical analysis application. Prerequisites: BEH 290, and either MAT 115 or STA 144. Lecture: 3 hours. Lab: 3 hours. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BEH383-A
McIntosh, Erica A.
01/08/2024 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center ONLN
BEH383-C
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center B114
BEH383-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B113
BEH383-B
Mun, Sophia S.
09/03/2024 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center B113
BEH383-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B114

This course presents some of the more complex quantitative and qualitative methodologies utilized in behavioral science research. It builds on the various concepts of quantitative research, qualitative research, data collection, analysis, and interpretation introduced in previous courses. This course continues the development of student proficiency with basic and intermediate functions of a statistical analysis application. Prerequisite: BEH 383. Three hours lecture, three hours lab. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BEH385-B
Mun, Sophia S.
01/08/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B114
BEH385-C
Mun, Sophia S.
01/08/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center B114
BEH385-A
Mun, Sophia S.
01/08/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B113
BEH385-C
Mun, Sophia S.
09/03/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Yeager Center B113
BEH385-A
Mun, Sophia S.
09/03/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B113
BEH385-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B114
BEH385-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Park Building 209
BEH385-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center B114

 

Upper Division Requirements

This course is an overview of the major schools of thought in psychology presented in historical, philosophical and scientific context. The methods of inquiry, terminology and theoretical systems of historical and contemporary psychology will be surveyed. The primary goal is to understand the connections and progressions of psychology throughout its development. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PSY301-A
Arnett, Jaylene
01/08/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B252
PSY301-A
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY301-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA

The course addresses principles of psychological development across time and culture. Students will understand universal stages of human development, influences on individual differences and the impact of nature and nurture. The course views human development as a unit of interrelated parts, concentrating on the relationships between the mind, body, and the socio-cultural context. Specific consideration is given to issues of integration, culture, and Biblical worldview. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PSY320-B
Handojo, Virgo
01/08/2024 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center B111
PSY320-A
Handojo, Virgo
01/08/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B111
PSY320-B
Freeman, Laura K
09/03/2024 MW 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY320-A
Freeman, Laura K
09/03/2024 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Building 36 ONLN
PSY320-A
Handojo, Virgo
01/13/2025 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
PSY320-B
Handojo, Virgo
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

This course is a survey of theories of personality emphasizing various viewpoints, unique theoretical perspectives, functions, and development of basic attitudes and belief systems that influence behavior throughout the life span. The course equips students to actively integrate faith (i.e., biblical principles) with the theories discussed. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PSY322-A
Purrington, Susan N
01/08/2024 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B114
PSY322-B
Purrington, Susan N
01/08/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B114
PSY322-B
Handojo, Virgo
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus T293
PSY322-A
Handojo, Virgo
09/03/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Yeager Center B112
PSY322-B
Purrington, Susan N
01/13/2025 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
PSY322-A
Purrington, Susan N
01/13/2025 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA

This course is a survey of the construction, application, interpretation and evaluation of psychological tests. Theory and principles related to psychological assessment and testing will be examined. Tests used to measure general mental abilities, specific abilities and aptitudes, personality, interests and attitudes are surveyed. Prerequisite: PSY 213 and BEH 350 or 383. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PSY325-A
Larsen, Anne-Marie
01/08/2024 MW 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY325-A
Reed, Jasmine J.
09/03/2024 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM The Village at CBU 300
PSY325-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 MW 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA ONLN

This course provides an introduction into the structure and processes of the mind, focusing on topics including perception, attention, memory, decision-making, and consciousness. Students will engage with research examining cognition from a behavioral, information-processing, and a physiological perspective. Additionally, students will engage with the philosophical/epistemological assumptions in the study of cognition, with relevant applications in domains such as artificial intelligence, criminal justice, and theology. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PSY328-A
Smith, Erin I.
01/08/2024 M 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY328-B
Smith, Erin I.
01/08/2024 W 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY328-A
Smith, Erin I.
09/03/2024 T 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY328-B
Smith, Erin I.
09/03/2024 Th 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY328-A
Smith, Erin I.
01/13/2025 T 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA ONLN
PSY328-B
Smith, Erin I.
01/13/2025 Th 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA ONLN

Study of the dynamics, cultural implications and prevention of abnormal behavior including neuroses, psychoses, character disorders, psychosomatic reactions and other abnormal personality patterns. Textual and lecture attention will be given to the impact of the environment and oppressed populations in relation to abnormal behavior. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PSY346-B
Larsen, Anne-Marie
01/08/2024 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 202
PSY346-A
Larsen, Anne-Marie
01/08/2024 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 204
PSY346-A
Regueiro, Veronica
09/03/2024 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY346-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Park Building 202
PSY346-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Health Science Campus V295
PSY346-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Health Science Campus V295

A survey of modern theories of therapeutic counseling with emphasis on gaining an understanding of the psychological principles underlying these methods. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PSY422-B
De Leeuw, Taralyn G.
01/08/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center B110
PSY422-A
Freeman, Laura K
01/08/2024 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY422-A
Donavan, Thomas E.
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Building 36 36B
PSY422-A
Freeman, Laura K
01/13/2025 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA ONLN
PSY422-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA

This course is an introduction to the capacity, limitations, and complexities of the human brain and its relationship to the neural and endocrine processes underlying brain function and behavior. Prerequisite: PSY 213. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
PSY473-B
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
01/08/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center B112
PSY473-A
Deulen, Angela A.
01/08/2024 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center ONLN
PSY473-A
Deulen, Angela A.
09/03/2024 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Building 36 ONLN
PSY473-A
Deulen, Angela A.
01/13/2025 MW 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA ONLN
PSY473-B
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA

Choose one of the following:

This course provides students the opportunity to integrate and demonstrate learning from their major, evaluate their own strengths/weaknesses and demonstrate an understanding of the integration of a Christian worldview and their major field of study. Students will evaluate their personal goals, calling and purpose as well as develop skills to move toward successful and fruitful participation in multiple levels of community, including graduate school and careers. Prerequisite: Senior status. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BEH480-A
Wallace, Douglas S
01/08/2024 T 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
BEH480-A
Wallace, Douglas S
09/03/2024 T 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
BEH480-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 T 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA ONLN

A practical application of field experience for students in community or campus responsibilities for the Anthropology, Behavioral Science, Psychology, or Sociology majors in a field placement under professional supervision. Pass/Fail. Fieldwork: 120 hours. Additional exam fee (TRAD only). Prerequisite: ANT 225, PSY 213, or SOC 213 and permission of the Dean. (3 units; Fall/Spring/Summer)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
BEH440-IN
Stumpf, Amy R.
01/08/2024 T 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Instructor ONLN
BEH440-IN
STAFF, STAFF
09/03/2024 T 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Instructor ONLN
BEH440-IN
STAFF, STAFF
01/13/2025 T 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Instructor ONLN

 

Optional Concentrations (12-15 units)

 

Students can earn an optional concentration in one of the following areas:

  • Forensic Psychology
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
  • Life Span Development
  • Medical Anthropology
  • Social Work
  • Sports Psychology

*Each optional concentration requires the completion of a minimum of twelve (12) distinct units beyond the major.

Please see the current catalog for more information.  

 

 


*Curriculum subject to change. Please see the current catalog for more information.