Number of North Central Michigan College credits that transfer toward the Psychology major: 12

  Take one Introductory Psychology Course

  • PSY 161: Introduction to Psychology transfers as PSYCH 111: Introduction to Psychology for 3 credits

  Take one Statistics Course

  • STAT 200: Statistics transfers as STATS 201X Departmental 3 credits
    • To receive credit for the statistics requirement for STAT 200 you will have to complete an additional statistics tutorial. Go to Psych Department's website for more information.

  Take one Developmental/Psychopathology Breadth Group Course. Complete one of the courses listed below.

  • PSY 261: Developmental Psychology  transfers as PSYCH 250: Introduction to Developmental Psychology for 3 credits
  • PSY 241: Abnormal Psychology transfers as PSYCH 270: Introduction to Psychopathology for 3 credits

 Take one Social/Personality/Gender Breadth Group Course. Complete one of the courses listed below.

  • PSY 290: Social Psychology transfers as PSYCH 280: Introduction to Social Psychology for 3 credits
  • PSY 235: Theories of Personality transfers as PSYCH 290: Introduction to Personality Psychology for 3 credits

Number of credits that you will have to complete after transfer: 26 

  • One class from the Biopsychology/Cognitive Breadth Group (4 credits)
  • 2 lab classes (6 credits)
  • Upper level elective credit (16 credits)

Completing General Degree Requirements as a Psychology Major

  • Quantitative Reasoning: STAT 200 transfers as STATS 201X and fulfills the QR requirement.  You will not have to take an additional QR course outside of the requirements for the major.
  • Courses that transfer with the U-M subject PSYCH cannot be used for Area Distribution for psychology majors. Therefore North Centrals' PSYC 161, 210, 241, 255, 261 can't be used to fulfill social science distribution as they are listed on the General Degree Requirement Transfer Guide.


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