Psychology Minor

Checklist for the Psychology Minor


The College of Letters and Science requires that students attain at least a 2.0 GPA on all credits in the minor attempted at UWM. In addition, students must attain a 2.0 GPA on all minor credits attempted, including any transfer work.

To be accepted as a minor in psychology, students must have completed PSYCH 101. The undergraduate minor consists of 18 credits in psychology, at least 9 of them at the advanced level (300 or above) taken in residence at UWM, including the following core courses:

PSYCH 101Introduction to Psychology3
Select one of the following:3
Psychological Statistics
Introduction to Conditioning and Learning
Social Psychology: Psychological Perspectives
Physiological Psychology
Child Psychology
Select any four additional psychology courses, at least three of which must be at the 300 level or above12
Total Credits18

Please note: If you are considering a potential major in Psychology, it is recommended highly that you take PSYCH 210 and PSYCH 325 as these are required for the major.