Amarillo College delivers Associate Degree and Certificate programs that enrich lives, inspire success, and provide an outstanding academic foundation.
AC students have success whether they are looking to immediately enter the workforce or proceed to a university.
Everything you need to achieve success is within easy reach at Amarillo College, including a team of enthusiastic faculty and staff who are fully committed to helping you realize your dreams.
Nothing takes precedence at AC over your success.
Your success is our sole purpose. Take advantage of scholarships, join an organization, or look for study abroad opportunities that few other community colleges offer.
Be your best self at Amarillo College.
Amarillo College is the most-affordable choice for quality higher education in the Panhandle and offers many ways to support your financial investment.
From corporate training opportunities to personal enrichment classes geared to every age group, the Continuing Education Division is a community resource true to its purpose.
SEEING THE WORLD THROUGH A DIFFERENT LENS
New uses for Psychology are coming to light every day, and members of the faculty at Amarillo College are fully attuned to constant swings in their dynamic discipline. AC students are the foremost beneficiaries of this vigilance. The Psychology curriculum at AC provides basic courses for the first two years of a four year curriculum leading to a bachelor of science degree in Psychology. AC supports its students throughout the transfer process.
There are many different areas which you can choose to focus on in Psychology. These include health, clinical, educational, research and teaching, occupational, counseling, and more. Psychology students gain a broad knowledge in all of these areas before specializing in one or two areas of interest. It is these areas of specialization that lead to specific employment opportunities after graduation.
Take a look at jobs in this field that are high paying and growing in our region right now. View data on wages, employment, and education requirements for these careers.
Pick the pace that works best for you. Transfer in as little as four semesters.
PSYCHOLOGY– 60 hrs.
Gen. Studies AS
1ST Semester – 13 hrs
EDUC 1100 (1 hr.) FYS Learning Frameworks
ENGL 1301 (3 hrs.) Freshman Comp. I
MATH 1332 – Contemporary Mathematics
PSYC 2301 – General Psychology
HIST 1301 US History I
2nd Semester – 16 hrs.
ENGL 1302 Freshman Comp II technical writing
SPCH 1318- interpersonal communication
BIOL 1408 Biology for Non STEM majors or approved LPS
PHIL 1301- Introduction to Philosophy
HIST 1302 (3 hrs.) U.S. Hist. II
3rd Semester – 16 hrs
GOVT 2305- US Government
Transfer credit as needed
BIOL 1409 Biology II for Non STEM majors or approved LPS
CA Transfer credit as needed
PSYC 2315 – Psychology for Adjustment
4th Semester – 15 hrs.
Transfer credit as needed
PSYC 2319- Social Psychology
BCIS 1305- Business Computer Applications
SOSI 1301- Introduction to Sociology
GOVT 2306- Texas Government