This major features a track in social work. This degree plan includes a practicum in the student’s chosen field of study. Graduate studies normally are required to certify for practice in most agencies and for licensure as a private therapist.

Requirements for the BS in Behavioral Science
General Education Core49
SOC 2453 recommended (Human Institutions/Behavior)3
Behavioral Science Major27
PSY 2013 General Psychology3
PSY 2223 Life Span Development3
Choose one:

  • PSY 3013 Psychology of Personality
  • PSY 3093 History and Systems of Psychology
3
PSY 3303 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences3
PSY 3323 Research Methods in the Social Sciences3
PSY 3403 Introduction to Psychotherapy and Counseling3
PSY 3423 Diversity and Cross-Cultural Psychology3
SWK 4893 Field Practicum3
PSY 4943 Ethics in Behavioral Science3
Track: Social Work18
  • PSY 3413 Substance Abuse and Addictive Behaviors OR
    PSY 4423 Psychology of Group Processes
  • SWK 2013 Introduction to Social Work
  • SWK 3003 Human Behavior and the Social Environment
  • SWK 3103 Social Welfare and Public Policy
  • SWK 4403 Social Work Practice I
  • SWK 4413 Social Work Practice II
Minor (recommended)18
Electives16
TOTAL FOR BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE MAJOR128