Psychology: Clinical/Community Psychology, BSLAS

for the degree of Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts & Sciences Major in Psychology, Clinical/Community Psychology Concentration


department page: Psychology

department website: http://www.psychology.illinois.edu/undergrad/

department faculty: Psychology Faculty


overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

college website: https://las.illinois.edu/


email: psych-advising@illinois.edu


Please see your academic advisor. A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the LAS Student Academic Affairs Office before the end of the fifth semester (60-75 hours).

for the degree of Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts & Sciences Major in Psychology, Clinical/Community Psychology Concentration


department page: Psychology

department website: http://www.psychology.illinois.edu/undergrad/

department faculty: Psychology Faculty


overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

college website: https://las.illinois.edu/


email: psych-advising@illinois.edu


Please see your academic advisor. A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the LAS Student Academic Affairs Office before the end of the fifth semester (60-75 hours).


General education: Students must complete the Campus General Education requirements including the campus general education language requirement.


Minimum required major and supporting course work: Normally equates to 32-36 hours of Psychology courses.

Twelve hours of 300- and 400-level in the major must be taken on this campus.


Minimum hours required for graduation: 120 hours.


Select one introductory course from the following:4
Intro Psych
Intro Experimental Psych
Statistics course:3-5
Intro to Statistics (or equivalent)
Select two foundation courses from the following:6
Intro to Brain and Cognition
Behavioral Neuroscience
Images of Mind
Cognitive Psych
Perception & Sensory Processes
Learning and Memory
Select one foundation course from the following:3
Intro to Social Psych
Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination
Child Psych
Industrial Org Psych
Psych of Personality
Select one concentration core course:3
Psychopathology and Problems in Living
Community Psych
Concentration research methods course4
Clinical/Abnormal Psych Lab
Select one course on race/ethnicity:3
Psychology of Race & Ethnicity
African American Psychology
Select 3 elective courses from the following:9
PSYC 238 or PSYC 239 if not taken to satisfy core course requirement
PSYC 312 or PSYC 416 if not taken to satisfy the race/ethnicity course requirement
Topics in Clin/Comm Psych
Community Projects
Advanced Community Projects
PSYC 370
Hate Crimes
Theories of Psychotherapy
Any PSYC 396 or PSYC 496 seminar taught by faculty members in the Clinical/Community Psychology Program area
Total Hours35