Major ID: TPPY
Program Start Dates: Fall, Spring, Summer
The Psychology Transfer Pathway focuses on the scientific study of individual and collective behavior, the physical and environmental bases of behavior, and the analysis and treatment of behavior problems and disorders. It includes instruction in the principles of the various subfields of psychology, research methods, and psychological assessment and testing methods.
Students who successfully complete the Psychology Transfer Pathway AA Degree will be prepared to transfer to a baccalaureate program in Psychology. With a degree in Psychology you can work in a number of fields within the government, health, and education systems
- Compare and contrast theoretical perspectives in the field of psychology.
- Apply psychological concepts to real world situations.
- Describe the role of ethics and social responsibility in the field of psychology.
- Use critical thinking and the scientific method to investigate psychological issues.
- Communicate psychological principles, key concepts, and overarching themes.
Saint Paul College has transfer agreements & partnerships between many post-secondary institutions. For more information please go to saintpaul.edu/Transfer.
Pathway Advisors are the Academic Advisors for the Associate of Arts degree and are located in the Advising Center, Room 1340, Main Floor. For assistance or additional information, please call our Advising Center at 651.846.1739 or email: email@example.com
- At least 60 earned college-level credits (40 MnTC credits and 20 additional MnTC, pre-major or elective credits)
- A grade of “C” or better in ENGL 1711
- Associate of Arts (AA) cumulative GPA of 2.0
- Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) cumulative GPA of 2.0
- Meet Saint Paul College residency requirement: 20 credits. This requirement may be reduced to 12 credits with transfer of at least 12 college-level credits from another Minnesota State College and University or the University of Minnesota.