Psychology Minor

Checklist for the Psychology Minor

Requirements

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
PSYCH 205
Personality
PSYCH 210
Psychological Statistics
PSYCH 214
Introduction to Conditioning and Learning
PSYCH 230
Social Psychology: Psychological Perspectives
PSYCH 254
Physiological Psychology
PSYCH 260
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.