Brain & Cognition

COST (per semester)*

Tuition: $14,496
Residence Hall: $2,450
Meal Plan: $1,850
General Fees: $583
Textbooks: $200-$300
* Most students receive scholarships and financial assistance. For more information go to: Finances

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

MAJOR: CORE REQUIREMENTS - 19 credits
PSYC101 Introduction to Psychology
PSYC105 Careers & Plans for the Psyc Major
PSYC180 Dealing with Your Mind
PSYC301 Human Development
PSYC405 Midwestern Psychological Association Meeting PSYC432 Research Methods II
PSYC433 Research Methods III
PSYC434 Research Methods IV

MAJOR: CONCENTRATION REQ - 23-24 Credits
BIOL477 Neurobiology
PSYC364 Learning & Behavior
PSYC445 Cognitive Psychology
PSYC460 Psychology of Abnormal Behavior
PSYC465 Physiological Psychology
PSYC449 Neuropsychopharmacology
One upper division BIOL, MATH, BCHM, or PSYC

Choose one of the following options
PSYC498 Research Project in Psychology
HONS497H Senior Honors Project
PSYC485 Professional Portfolio & one Upper Div PSYC

COGNATES - 22-25 Credits
BHSC230 Research Methods I
SOCI119 Principles of Sociology
BIOL165 Foundations of Biology
BIOL166 Foundations of Biology
CHEM131 General Chemistry I

Choose one of the following two courses
RELT340 Religion & Ethics in Modern Society
RELT385 Bioethics & Christian Faith

Choose one of the following options
PSYC475 Top: Cultural Psychology
BHSC440 Top: Cultural Psychology
An International Student Missionary Experience
Attending Adventist Colleges Abroad
An AU tour with cultural concepts
ANTH200 Cultural Anthropology
PSYC475 Top: Community Psychology
BHSC225 Global Social Issues

Official requirements can be found here.
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