Why Choose Psychology?
The Psychology Associate in Arts degree is designed for students who intend to transfer into the B.S. in Psychology program at Ferris State University, or a related field. The Psychology Associate in Arts provides students with a solid base of psychological knowledge and its application.
First year student admission is open to high school graduates (or equivalent) who demonstrate academic preparedness, maturity and seriousness of purpose with educational backgrounds appropriate to their chosen program of study. High school courses and grade point average, ACT composite score, and ACT reading and mathematics subscores will be considered in the admission and placement process. Transfer students must have at least 12 credits at the time of application with a minimum 2.0 overall GPA including an English and mathematics course, or they will be considered as first year students.
General Education Requirements
All University General Education requirements for an Associate’s degree is here
Please consult this link for a complete listing of General Education Electives.
Consult the Required Course above or program advisor for program specific General Education requirements.
The Psychology A.A. program at Ferris leads to an Associate in Arts degree. Graduation requires a minimum 2.0 GPA overall, a minimum 'C' grade in all psychology courses, completion of all general education requirements as outlined on the General Education website and completion of a minimum of 60 credits.
Program Coordinator: Dr. Christopher Redker
Department of Social Sciences
Ferris State University
820 Campus Drive/ASC 2108
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2225
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