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A minor in psychology consists of 18 credits in psychology, including:

Course Title Hours
PSYC 101 Play VideoPlay course video for Introduction to PsychologyIntroduction to Psychology4
Select one course from each of the four basic areas:11
Self-development/applied psychology
Select one additional PSYC course 13
Total Hours18

PSYC 201 cannot be used to meet this requirement.  

At least nine of the 18 credits must be taken at VCU.