Behavioral Science

Bachelor of Science


General Education Requirements (33 credits)

CTA 206 Available Online Computer Operations for Business

ECO 105 Available Online Fundamentals of Economics

ENG 121 Available Online English Composition I

ENG 122 Available Online English Composition II

ENG 131 Available Online Public Speaking

Choose either:
HUM 360 Available Online Human World Views: 3500 BCE – 1650 AD
HUM 361 Available Online Human World Views: 1650 AD – Present

MAT 205 Available Online Introductory Survey of Mathematics

PHI 100 Available Online Introduction to Critical Thinking

PSY 101 Available Online  Introduction to Psychology

SCI 335 Available Online  Human Anatomy and Physiology

SOC 101 Available Online Introduction to Sociology

Humanities Electives (6 credits)

Choose two courses from the following:
ART, COM 245 Available Online, VMG 313 Available Online, DRA, DSN 110 Available Online, ENG 360 Available Online, Foreign Language, HIS 230 Available Online, HUM, LIT, MUS, PHI

Behavioral Science Core (45 credits)

MAT 308 Available Online Inferential Statistics

PHI 302 Available Online Ethics and Values in Behavioral Science

SOC 302 Available Online Marriage and Family

SOC 304 Available Online Ethnic Groups and Minorities

SOC 306 Available Online Cultural Anthropology

SOC 318 Available Online Social Change

SOC 331 Available Online Research, Writing and Information Literacy in the Behavioral Sciences

SOC 405 Available Online Social Deviance

Students are to select (6) credits from courses beginning with the prefix SOC.

Choose one course from the following:
PSY 340 Available Online Research Methods in Psychology
SOC 340 Available Online Applied Research Design (recommended)

Choose one course from the following:
PSY 409 Available Online Senior Seminar in Psychology
SOC 409 Senior Seminar in Behavioral Science (recommended)

Choose one course from the following:
PSY 309 Available Online Interpersonal Communication Skills
PSY 315 Available Online Group Dynamics

Choose one course from the following:
PSY 406 Available Online Tests & Measurements
SOC 490 Available Online Internship in Behavioral Science

Choose one Developmental course from the following:
PSY 329 Available Online Lifespan Development
PSY 331 Middle Childhood Development
PSY 332 Available Online Adolescent Development
PSY 336 Available Online Child Development
PSY 401 Available Online Adult Development and Aging

Behavioral Science Electives (18 credits)

Courses beginning with the prefix CRJ, PSY, ORG, or SOC may be used as Behavioral Science electives. In addition, the following courses may also be selected as Behavioral Science electives:

POL 326 Available Online Public Policy and Social issues

POL 350 Available Online Economic Welfare and Income Policy

POL 380 Available Online Health Care Policy

NOTE: Guided Practicum (SOC 290-291) as well as Internship (SOC 490 Available Online) and Co-Op (SOC 450) experiences are available.

Free Electives (18 credits)

This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2015-2016 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2015 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.