Psychology at Spalding University | JCTC

Psychology at Spalding University

Associate in Art/Science to Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Overview 

Completion of the following curriculum will satisfy the requirements for the Associates in Science at the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and leads to the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Spalding University. 

Admission Requirements 

A 2.0 GPA is recommended for admission to the BA in Psychology: 

  • 24 completed credits OR A conferred AA/AS degree
  • If less than 24 completed credits a cumulative GPA of 2.0 is recommended
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Kentucky Community and Technical College System 

Option 1: For those who have earned AS/AA- Qualify for the Block Credit Transfer (Gen Ed Certification status). This student would move directly into their Junior year of the Psychology program. Below is the class that must be taken to progress toward upper level Psychology Science course completion. We recommend taking the progression class, if possible, while pursuing your associate‚Äôs degree at JCTC. 

  • Associate of Arts = Gen Ed Certified
  • Associate of Science = Gen Ed Certified
  • Progression course(s): Spalding Math 106 (Quantitative Reasoning) @ KCTCS Mat 141 or 146

 

Option 2: This pathway is intended for students who have not earned their AS/AA and wish to transfer before completing their degree at Jefferson.

TBS XXX means to be selected by KCTCS student.
TBD XXX means to be determined by Spalding based on course selected.

 
KCTCS Course Course or Category Credits Spalding Course
ENG 101  Writing I 3 ENGL 109
ENG 102  Writing II 3 ENGL 110
COM 181  Basic Public Speaking  3 COMM 201
HIS XXX  Heritage 3 HIST XXX
ENG XXX Any English Literature Humanities Gen Ed* 3 ENG XXX
PSY 110 

General / Basic Psychology 3 PSY 103
   

PSY 202
REL XXX 

Any Religious Studies Social Behavioral Gen Ed*  3 RS XXX
BIO 137 Anatomy + Physiology I

3 BIO 251
BIO 139 Anatomy + Physiology II 3 BIO 252
MAT 109 OR MAT 150 College Algebra 3 MATH 113

Subtotal General Education Core Courses: 34

 
KCTCS Course Course or Category Credits Spalding Course
PHI 130

Ethics 3 PHIL 154
TBS XXX


Any Comm or Foreign Language Gen Ed* 3-4 COMM XXX

Subtotal AA Requirement Courses: 6

 
KCTCS Course Course or Category Credits Spalding Course
FYE 105

Achieving Academic Success 3 SU 100
CIT 105



Intro to Computers or IC3 0-3 Elective Hours
  Chemistry for Allied Health

3 CHEM 106
   

SOC 101 or ANTH 211 
REL XXX  Any Religious Studies Gen Ed* 


3 RS XXX
TBS XXX 

Any Arts & Humanities Gen Ed*  6 HUM XXX

One of the courses taken at KCTCS must be selected from the KCTCS identified Cultural Studies course list to fulfill requirements for the Associate in Arts.

Subtotal Elective Courses: 21

TOTAL Associate Degree Hours: 61