Bachelor of Arts
Psychology is the scientific study of thought, feeling and behaviour. Students will learn how Psychology can relate to virtually every aspect of people's lives. Students will also gain critical thinking skills, as well as the skills to analyze and interpret data.
Many graduates gravitate towards careers in human services, business, the public sector and education. Some carry on to master's and doctoral programs.
- Admission to Bachelor of Arts
All students in the psychology major are required to complete PSYC 1110, 1210, 2100, 2110 and 2040.
Students intending to major in psychology must see both a Psychology Major Advisor and a BA Program Advisor. The Major Advisor will assist each student in selecting courses that will satisfy the major program requirements. The BA Advisor will then ensure that all additional BA degree requirements are met.
If you don’t meet the requirements
High school graduates can apply and be admitted to this program while upgrading at TRU.
Mature students without a high school diploma (or equivalent) can work towards completing their BC High School Graduation Diploma while in this program through TRU courses.
Students who do not qualify for mature student status can apply for the TRU University Preparation program to complete their BC High School Graduation Diploma.