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  Dec 13, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Psychology Studies: CSCU Pathway Transfer, A.A.


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Program Design

CSCU Pathway Transfer, A.A. degree programs are for Connecticut Community College students who wish to transfer to one of the Connecticut State Universities or Charter Oak without either losing any credits or being required to take extra credits in order to complete a bachelor’s degree in that same discipline. Community College students can complete associate degree programs that transfer without hassle to all Connecticut State Universities and Charter Oak State College offering their major. Upon transfer, students are guaranteed full junior status and can complete a bachelor’s degree in their major without losing any credits or be required to take any extra credits.

Curriculum

With this degree you will be able to transfer to the following majors:


At Central Connecticut State University:     Psychological Science, B.A.
At Eastern Connecticut State University:    Psychology, B.S.
At Southern Connecticut State University:  Psychology, B.A.
At Western Connecticut State University:   Psychology, B.A.
At Charter Oak State College:                     Psychology, B.S.

Below is the recommended course of study for the Psychology Studies Transfer Degree. In order to graduate and be guaranteed admission to a State University or to Charter Oak State College, you must earn an overall 2.0 grade point average.

Learning Outcomes


Upon successful completion of the CSCU Pathway Transfer: Psychology Studies degree program, students will have met the following competency outcomes and goals:

  • Aesthetic Dimensions
  • Continuing Learning/Information Literacy
  • Critical Analysis/Logical Thinking
  • Ethics
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Historical Knowledge and Understanding
  • Oral Communications
  • Scientific Reasoning
  • Scientific Knowledge and Understanding
  • Social Phenomena
  • Written Communication

CSCU Pathway Transfer: Psychology Studies Requirements


Total Minimum Credits Required: 62


Notes:


*You are free to choose any courses at or above 100-level to complete unrestricted electives, although you may need to use these credits to take courses that prepare you for required courses in the degree program.  You should also consider using unrestricted electives to meet foreign language requirements for your programs or to begin work on completing a minor.  Central Connecticut State University will require that you complete a minor by earning at least 18 credits in one area outside your major field; you must complete at least 9 of those minor credits at Central.  You can also complete other General Education requirements for CCSU, SCSU, WCSU, and COSC-but not ECSU.  You are encouraged to meet with your advisor to determine which courses to select.

If a 3rd level language has not been completed and passed, students should consider beginning or completing work on a foreign language by choosing one of the following:  FRE* 112  or FRE* 211  or FRE* 212  or SPA* 108  or SPA* 211  

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