FRCC Courses for B.S. - Psychology at CSU

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This Associate of Science Degree is designed for FRCC students who want to transfer to Colorado State University-Fort Collins (CSU) and complete a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Psychology. The information is based on the academic advising choices for future CSU students. To earn the Associate of Science Degree, students must complete the following course requirements for a total of 60 semester credit hours.

Course#  Course Name Credits 
ENG 121   English Composition I  3
 PSY 101  General Psychology I  3

Choose one GT-AH3 class: Psychology Faculty recommended: PHI 111 Intro to Philosophy, PHI 112 Ethics, or PHI 113 Logic.

Elective  Choose one course from the Approved Elective List: Psychology faculty recommend: BIO 105, ANT 111, ANT 101, GEO 105, GEO 106, CIS 115. One credit options include PED courses.  1-4
COM  Choose one Communication class: COM 115, COM 125, or COM 220.  3
   TOTAL Semester Credits  13-16

Course# Course Name Credits
BIO 111 General College Biology I with Lab                                                          5
ENG 122 English Composition II  3
PSY 102 General Psychology II 3
MAT 121 College Algebra 4
TOTAL Semester Credits 15

Course# Course Name Credits
BIO 201 Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab 4
CHE 101 Introduction to Chemistry with Lab 5
PSY 200 Research Methodology* 4
PSY 235 Human Growth & Development 3
TOTAL Semester Credits 16

*Note: PSY 200 Research Methodology is currently only offered at the Larimer Campus.
Course# Course Name Credits
BIO 202 Anatomy & Physiology II with Lab   4
PSY 258 Introduction to Neuropsychology* 3
MAT 135 Introduction to Statistics 3
GT-HI Choose History class. Psychology Faculty recommend: HIS 102, HIS 122, HIS 205, HIS 236, HIS 244, HIS 247. 3
 GT-AH  Choose one GT-AH class (excludes AH3): Psychology Faculty recommended: HUM 123, LIT 115, LIT 212.  3
TOTAL Semester Credits 16

*Note: Psy 258 Introduction to Neuropsychology is currently only offered at the Larimer Campus.