Are you fascinated by the human mind and understanding different personality traits? Do you want to understand more about individual thought processes and the effects of human interaction? Among the many things our psychology students explore:
- the mind and mental process
- development from birth to death
- abnormal behavior and treatment
- counseling techniques
- stress and grief
Barton Community College's Psychology curriculum is designed to provide the general education requirement and core Psychology courses for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree in Psychology or Psychology Education (secondary education). In addition to general education courses like General Psychology, we offer a variety of electives including Developmental Psychology, Abnormal Psychology and Death & Dying. Electives must meet the requirements of your transferring institution. Students should coordinate with their advisor for transfer requirements.
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