Jul 17, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25

Psychology Minor

Minor code OR4101

College of Arts and Sciences   
Porter Hall 200
Athens, OH 45701
Phone 740.593.1707

Susan Tice-Alicke, contact person

Program Overview

The psychology minor provides students with an introduction to the breadth of the discipline of psychology. Students will gain knowledge in substantive areas of psychology, such as biological, cognitive, developmental, clinical, and social psychology.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

The knowledge and skills obtained with a psychology minor may serve students well in a variety of occupations, such as business, social and human services, medicine, law, teaching, and research.


Minor Hours Requirement

The psychology minor requires a minimum of 21 hours with a PSY prefix.

Psychology Core Requirements

Complete the following course:

Complete one of the following courses:

Complete three of the following courses:

Complete two courses 3000-level or higher

Complete two psychology courses at the 3000-level or higher (excluding PSY 3910 , PSY 3920 , PSY 3940 , PSY 3970T , PSY 3980T , PSY 4930 , PSY 4970H , PSY 4970T , PSY 4980H , PSY 4980T , and PSY 4990H )