Program Type: Face-to-Face
Program Level: Pre-Majors/Transfer
Department: Social and Behavioral Sciences
Institute: Science & Technology
College: SPC

What is Psychology Pre-Major?

The Psychology Pre-Major is designed to provide students with a basic foundation in the theories, principles, and practices that comprise psychology.

What will I learn?

Students will learn about theories, principles and the scientific study of human behavior. Students will learn to critically evaluate the various psychology perspectives and their application to individual and group behavior.


What can I do with this course of study?

Transfer to any psychology degree program in Texas Public Universities. Working towards an associate degree in psychology allows students to earn their general education credits and gain an overview of psychology topics. Students can then take this knowledge and apply it to real-world situations or continue on to their bachelor's degree in psychology.

What's special about the program?

The curriculum has been approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and is designed to transfer to any psychology bachelor's degree program in the Texas Public Universities.

 Students should follow the pre-major A.S. to B.S. Transfer Advising Guide for the major and university selected.

Contact Information

Program Director:
Sandra Snavely
Psychology Faculty
MLK Sutton Learning Center (SLC), 219D 

Alternative Department Contact:
210-486-2040 / 210-486-2314
MLK Sutton Learning Center (SLC), 219