The Psychology Department offers a bachelor of arts degree in general psychology. A major in Psychology requires completion of 12 psychology courses, totaling 39 credits.
The Department of Psychology offers a certificate in neuroscience in collaboration with the Department of Biology.
Four freshman psychology majors and four biology majors are accepted into the program each year. After completing Introduction to Psychology and General Biology I their first semester; students apply to the program in the spring semester of their freshman year.
Students can also earn the certificate without being formally admitted into the program if they complete all the required coursework.
Learn more about the Neuroscience Certificate
Refer to the Undergraduate Catalog for course descriptions, more details concerning requirements for the Psychology major and the Neuroscience Certificate, as well as information concerning Providence College's core curriculum and other requirements for the B.A. degree.
Students who are interested in over-enrolling in a psychology course should click the link below to submit their request.
Over-Enrollment Request Form