USciences is known for its commitment to the sciences, and we offer transfer students interested in psychology a program that will allow you to immediately pursue a career or to further your education upon graduation.
Access our worksheet for psychology to use with your advisor to evaluate and plan your current coursework.
Here are the courses you’ll need before transferring into USciences’ psychology program. Click here for an incomplete list of courses from other institutions that transfer into USciences.
You are eligible for SECOND-YEAR CONSIDERATION if you have completed, at the collegiate level, the following first-year courses:
General Biology I & II with labs
(NOT Anatomy & Physiology)
8 cr. Introduction to Psychology 3 cr. Philosophy of Psychology 3 cr. Pre-calculus & Calculus I 6 cr. 2 Semesters of Writing Intensive English 6 cr.
General Education—Social Science Requirement (must be in addition to specific courses required in curriculum)
- Political Science
General Education – Humanities Requirement
Examples of humanities classes are:
- Art Appreciation
- Music Appreciation
- Philosophy—Ethics and Values
- Any foreign languages
You are eligible for THIRD-YEAR CONSIDERATION if you have completed, at the collegiate level, the above first-year courses and the following second-year coursework:
Natural Sciences Electives 6-8 cr. Introduction to Communication 3 cr. Learning and Behavior 3 cr. Introduction to Biostatistics 3 cr. Psychology of Human Development 3 cr. Biological Psychology 3 cr. General Education—Social Science Requirement (must be in addition to specific courses required in curriculum) 3 cr.
General Education—Humanities Requirement
3 cr. General Education Requirement (Additional social science and/or humanities elective credit) 6 cr.
If you find you have not completed all of the required courses for transfer, we encourage you to apply and allow us to evaluate your coursework and, if you are accepted, to develop a customized curriculum that will allow you to complete your degree at USciences.
Click here to get started on your transfer to USciences’ psychology program!