Psychology Degree


Associate Degrees

Associate Of Arts Degree In Psychology For Transfer – AA-T Degree

The Associate in Arts Degree in Psychology for Transfer (AA-T PSYCH) is designed to prepare students for a seamless transfer with junior status and priority admission to a local CSU campus to a program or major in Psychology or similar major for completion of a baccalaureate degree.

Students are required to complete:
Completion of 60 semester units or 90 quarter units that are eligible for transfer to the California State University, including both of the following:
(A) The Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) or the California State University
General Education – Breadth Requirements.
(B) A minimum of 18 semester units or 27 quarter units in a major or area of emphasis, as determined by the community college district.

Obtainment of a minimum grade point average of 2.0. Students must earn a C or better in all courses required for the major or area of emphasis.

No more than 60 semester units are required.

The Associate in Arts Degree in Psychology for Transfer (AA-T PSYCH) will also assist Psychology major students to transfer to a U.C. or other baccalaureate institutions. Students are advised to consult with a counselor to verify transfer requirements.

Upon completion of this program a student will be able to:
1. Read critically and write effective essays.
2. Analyze and utilize empirical findings.
3. Analyze major psychological theories and concepts.

A.A. Degree for transfer map