The outline on the pages in this section provide suggestions for how to structure your academic program during your time at Fresno State. These suggestions are presented in a chronological format to help you identify remaining steps for completing the degree requirements. For career-oriented students and students who intend to apply to graduate school, additional items are included and marked with an asterisk (*). Following these suggestions may help make you a more competitive applicant for employment or graduate school.
This is only an outline. Any questions can be directed to the Psychology Advising Office. In fact, we recommend you seek academic advising at least once a semester and more often if you are considering graduate training. See the inside of the front cover for the telephone numbers and locations of listed resources. See the “Suggested Pattern of Study for the Pre-Psychology and Psychology major” for recommendations regarding course sequencing: Catalog years through 1998-1999 are in green, catalog year 1999-2000 is in goldenrod, catalog year 2000-2001 is in blue, and catalog years 2001-present are in pink.
* Indicates items of special interest to career-oriented students who intend to pursue graduate training.