Main Departmental Office
Terrill Hall, 351
P.O. Box 311280
Denton, TX 76203-1280
Fax: (940) 565-4682
Undergraduate Advising Office
Terrill Hall, 350
Web site: www.psyc.unt.edu
Professors Aronson, Clark, Critelli, Haynes, Hayslip, Kennelly, Mahoney, Marshall, Rogers, Schneider, Terrell, Watkins. Associate Professors Baker, Beyerlein, Campbell, Doster, Harrell, Jenkins, D. Johnson, R. Johnson, Martin, Petrie, Sewell. Assistant Professors Cogan, Guarnaccia, Kelly, Lane, Neumann, Overton, Ramos, Reed, Silverthorn, Toledo. Lecturer Cox. Temporary Assistant Professor McConnell.
The Department of Psychology offers training for individuals interested in combining a major in psychology with a variety of career areas, such as advertising, aging, child development, computer science, criminal justice, general business, health, library science, marketing, journalism, personnel, pre-law, premedical and dental, public relations, rehabilitation, social work, special education and technical writing. Other areas also are available upon consultation with an adviser.
The department offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the following areas:
The department offers courses for students majoring in psychology and other fields. The Bachelor of Arts degree requires a minimum of 128 semester hours, 42 of which must be advanced, and fulfillment of degree requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree as specified in the College of Arts and Sciences section of this catalog.
BA with a Major in Psychology (HTML)
The Bachelor of Science degree requires a minimum of 128 hours, 42 of which must be advanced, a 3.5 GPA in psychology course work, a 3.0 GPA in all course work, the completion of a senior honors thesis and a course in psychological measurement, and fulfillment of degree requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree as specified in the College of Arts and Sciences section of this catalog.
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A minor in psychology requires 18 semester hours, including 6 advanced hours. Some fields may require more than the minimum 18 hours to provide adequate background for employment.
Faculty advisers are available to assist students who minor in psychology.
Students who expect to teach psychology in secondary schools must complete the requirements of the state of Texas for teacher certification as listed by the Department of Teacher Education and Administration in the College of Education section.
The department offers degree programs leading to the Master of Arts, Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy. For information, consult the Graduate Catalog.
The doctoral programs in counseling and clinical psychology have been approved by the American Psychological Association. The doctoral program in health psychology/behavioral medicine has been approved by the American Association of Applied and Preventive Psychology.
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