Psychology

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.

Psychology

What can you do with a Psychology degree?


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.

Psychology

Follow your path to a Bachelor's Degree


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

1 hr.

ENGL 1301 (3 hrs.) Freshman Comp. I 

3 hrs

MATH 1332 – Contemporary Mathematics  

3 hrs.

PSYC 2301 – General Psychology

3 hrs

HIST 1301 US History I

3 hrs.

2nd Semester – 16 hrs.

 

ENGL 1302 Freshman Comp II  technical writing

3 hrs.

SPCH 1318- interpersonal communication 

3 hrs

BIOL 1408 Biology for Non STEM majors or approved LPS

4 hrs.

PHIL 1301- Introduction to Philosophy                                                                                    

3 hrs.

HIST 1302 (3 hrs.) U.S. Hist. II

3 hrs.

3rd Semester – 16 hrs

GOVT 2305- US Government

3 hrs.

Transfer credit as needed

3 hrs

BIOL 1409 Biology II for Non STEM majors or approved LPS

4 hrs.

CA Transfer credit as needed

3 hrs.

PSYC 2315 – Psychology for Adjustment

3 hrs

4th Semester – 15 hrs.

Transfer credit as needed 

3 hrs

PSYC 2319- Social Psychology

3 hrs

BCIS 1305- Business Computer Applications

3 hrs

SOSI 1301- Introduction to Sociology 

3 hrs

GOVT 2306- Texas Government

3 hrs