Requirements for a Psychology Minor

The Psychology minor offers an excellent complement to all majors by providing an increased depth of understanding of human behavior, personal identity, education and counseling, brain and cognition, human development across the life span, and much more! 

The Psychology Minor requires 15 credits at the 2000/3000-level with a minimum of 6 credits at the 3000 level*, which must be completed at Curry College. A maximum of 6 credits may be satisfied on a transfer basis. (Excluding internship credits)

*Nursing majors who minor in Psychology need PSY 2400 plus 9 additional credits in Psychology.  Only three credits must be at the 3000-level.

Gerontology Minor
See description of Gerontology concentration.

Substance Abuse Counseling Minor
See description of Substance Abuse Counseling concentration.

Students Present at NEPA Conference

Curry College senior psychology majors Heather Flaherty and Chelsie Young accompanied department chair/professor, Dr. Bruce Steinberg to the New England Psychological Association (NEPA) Conference at Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport, Connecticut in the fall of 2013. The students were invited to present the results of research they had conducted in Steinberg's Advanced Research Seminar.

Meet Brittany Howe '12

After graduating from Curry College, Brittany Howe '12, a transfer student from Braintree, MA, is working as a Behavioral Health Coordinator at South Shore Hospital.

Psychology Faculty News
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Congratulations to members of the Curry psychology faculty for their on-going professional accomplishments!

Community Psychology on Facebook
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Community Psychology is a new course at Curry College where students learn about the various theories and research in Community Psychology while being trained by various professionals to be allies for Close to Home's Sexual and Violence Prevention campaigns.

Useful Websites
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Here is a list of links to sites that are useful to psychology students. In particular, both the American Psychological Association (APA) and the American Psychological Society (APS) provide a great deal of useful information for undergraduates.


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