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Psychology

Craig Cowden with brainSTUDY PSYCHOLOGY AT TCC

Explore human nature and turn your passion into a college degree.

TCC's psychology courses will give you a solid introduction to the concepts, terminology, and current advances in this fascinating field. TCC's Psychology Program provides you a direct pathway toward successful transfer into a bachelor program.  As you prepare for transfer to a 4-year university, our psychology faculty and curriculum will help you reach your academic and career goals in psychology and the social sciences.

Begin with an Associate in Arts degree with direct transfer into a Bachelor program in Psychology. 

TCC offers the Associate in Arts (AA)  (PDF) degree with a Psychology track.  The Associate of Arts degree is a Direct Transfer Agreement/Major Related Program (DTA/MRP) and prepares students to transition successfully into a Bachelor’s degree at Washington State 4-year universities.

Continue your education through direct transfer to Bachelor Programs in Psychology in Washington.

The Associate in Arts program will prepare you for university transfer and continued education. As a psychology major, you will have flexibility in pursuing many career options, including mental health services, law, business, industry, marketing, education, research and development and more.  Learn more here.

 

DEGREE OPTIONS

Associate in Arts  (Option A) (PDF) The Associate in Arts degree – Psychology track is a 90 credit hour program that enables you to transfer as a junior to a Bachelor’s program at a Washington state university.

 

GUIDED / RECOMMENDED PATHWAYS

·         Guided Pathway (Full Time Students): Associate of in Arts (AA) – Psychology Track

·         Part time (under construction)

 

CONTACT AND ADVISOR INFORMATION

Ø  Psychology Program Chair: Dr. Craig Cowden

Ø  Psychology Faculty Advisor Team: Dr. Craig Cowden, Dr. Pam Costa, Dr. Steffi Schrepfer

 

PSYCHOLOGY PROGRAM IMPORTANT LINKS

Program Overview: Academic Program Information, Associate Degree Options

Academic Program: Academic Program, Degree Planning and Advising, Curriculum, Bachelor Degree and Transfer Options

Academic Resources: Academic Program Faculty, Faculty and Advisor Contact Information, Community Engagement, Scholarships

Psychology Careers: Information on Career options

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information or if you have any questions, suggestions or need guidance. Thank you!

 

DIVISION FOR ARTS, HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

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