Inaugural Study Abroad Program to Chengdu, China
On June 30, our first cohort of 14 students left for a four week trip to Chengdu, China, led by Drs. Jae Paik and Rita Rodriguez. The students will be working with children in schools, facilitating a social and cultural exchange. Follow thier adventure and read their stories at http://sfsupsychologystudyabroad.weebly.com
Psychology Graduation Ceremonies
The Psychology Department awarded 380 undergraduate and 56 graduate degrees during the 2016-2017 academic year. We hosted our annual Hooding Ceremonies on Thursday, May 25th in the Towers Conference Center, as well as the Undergraduate Recognition Ceremony on Friday, May 26th at the Nourse Theater. These ceremonies were a chance for students to be recognized for their accomplishments in front of family, friends and peers.
More information about both ceremonies can be found on our Spring 2017 Ceremonies page.
The Core requirements consist of PSY 200, 303, 305GWAR, 371, 400 and 690. Students must earn a grade of C or better in all core classes and a grade of CR must be earned in 303 and 690. Courses 200, 305, 371 and 400 must be taken for a letter grade. There are three basic areas in which students must complete 6 units apiece, for a total of 18 units. Additionally, students must complete 9 units from upper division Psychology electives or from any basic areas.
Students that need to fulfill the Mandatory Advising Requirement must complete the following:
- Print the Psychology Mandatory Advising from the website. Mandatory Advising Form (PDF)
- Meet with a faculty advisor during their office hours. Find an advisor on the psychology information board, or on the website at: http://psychology.sfsu.edu/home/contact.html
- Discuss your plans and address any questions you might have about the major with your advisor and obtain their signature.
- Submit signed form to EP 301 for advising clearance.
Psychology Major Program Impaction