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Lauren Highfill
Associate Professor of Psychology

Eckerd College
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St. Petersburg, FL 33711

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Psychology

Psychology

Minor

PSYCHOLOGY

To satisfy the requirements of the psychology minor, the student must take Introduction to Psychology and four other psychology courses. Independent studies and winter terms may not be used for this purpose, and at least one of the four additional courses must be a 300-level course. No more than two transfer classes may count toward the psychology minor.

All courses for the minor must be passed with a grade of C- or better.

B.A. or B.S.

Students majoring in psychology have the option of completing a Bachelor of Arts or Science. The B.A. program is intended for students who want a strong background in psychology as preparation for careers in such areas as law, public health, and medicine. The B.S. program is intended for students who plan to go on to graduate school in some area of psychology.

The Eckerd Difference

<strong>Rachel Feinberg</strong>---Atlanta, GA---Psychology

"Eckerd met every one of my expectations and more. Here I can be driven, focused, and able to explore any area I please thanks to the dedication of teachers, faculty, and friends. At the same time, I am able to take advantage of Eckerd's beautiful environment, calming atmosphere, and fun activities to make my education experience an enjoyable one." - Rachel Feinberg, Psychology major