Psychology Liberal Arts Transfer Majors


Transfer Major Details and Suggested Courses

Program Details

Award Associate of Arts (AA)
Credits 60
Enrollment Full-time, Part-time
Program Start Fall, Spring, Summer
Course Format Face-to-Face, Hybrid, Online
Class Meets Day, evening, or a combination of both to fit your schedule
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Liberal Arts – AA (Psychology Transfer Major)
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Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees × course credits + course fee (if applicable)= Course Cost Calculation

The Course Cost Calculation is based on 2024–2025 tuition and fees and course fees.

The cost calculation does not include:

Planning Your Class Schedule

Students should consult with their Academic/College Success Advisor to select courses, make a transfer plan, and periodically review their progress towards their degree completion.

Students are also encouraged to contact the admissions office at the college to which they plan to transfer during their first year at Hawkeye in order to obtain specific program and transfer requirements.

Not all courses may be required for transfer to your future major.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Term 1
ENG-105 Composition I O E 3 $675.00
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3 $675.00
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology O E 3 $675.00
SDV-108 The College Experience O E 1 $225.00
Liberal Arts AA Science course
BIO-154 preferred for UNI.
Total Credits 13

Term 2
ENG-106 Composition II O E 3 $675.00
PHI-101 Introduction to Philosophy or O 3 $675.00
PHI-105 Introduction to Ethics O 3 $675.00
PSY-121 Developmental Psychology 3 $675.00
PSY-251 Social Psychology 3 $675.00
Liberal Arts AA Elective course 3
Total Credits 15

Term 3
BIO-105 Introductory Biology or 4 $904.00
BIO-112 General Biology I or 4 $905.00
BIO-113 General Biology II or 4 $914.00
BIO-163 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology or O 4 $900.00
BIO-168 Human Anatomy and Physiology I O E 4 $900.00
Liberal Arts AA Elective course 3
Liberal Arts AA Elective course 3
Liberal Arts AA Humanities course 3
Liberal Arts AA Social Sciences course 3
Total Credits 16

Term 4
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication or O E 3 $675.00
SPC-112 Public Speaking 3 $675.00
Liberal Arts AA Elective course 3
Liberal Arts AA Elective course 3
Liberal Arts AA Elective course 3
Liberal Arts AA Elective course 1
Liberal Arts AA Humanities course 3
Total Credits 16

See the Liberal Arts Associate of Arts (AA) Degree Requirements for the full list of courses and additional degree details.

Involvement and Volunteer Opportunities

  • Hawkeye Pride Organization: Student organization focused on the LGBTQ+ community and interests, education, and advocacy. The organization is a safe zone open to all LGBTQ+ and ally students.

  • Hawkeye Reads: A campus-wide program that seeks to support the College's Institutional Outcomes and increase literacy.

  • Multicultural Student Organization: A student-led group created to be a platform for students to focus on diversity issues that shape our world.

  • Phi Theta Kappa: Academic honor society. You must have a GPA of 3.25 or higher. They offer leadership skills, fellowship, and scholarships.

  • Psychology/Sociology/Social Work Club: Special interest club for students interested in Psychology, Sociology, and Social Work.

  • Student Ambassadors: A group of students who assist the Admissions office with the recruitment of new students and who represent and promote Hawkeye.

  • Student Leadership Council: Represents and promotes the common interests and general welfare of the student body.

Students are also encouraged to engage in community volunteering. Visit The Volunteer Center of the Cedar Valley for community volunteering opportunities in the Cedar Valley.

Program Contacts

Email Admissions 319-296-4000 Hawkeye Center 114
Academic/College Success Advisor
Brittany Warren Email Brittany Warren 319-296-4014 ext.1086 Hawkeye Center 208J

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