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5xxx-Level Course Requirements

Advanced undergraduates can take 5xxx-level courses offered in our graduate program. These classes count towards your undergraduate degree and are charged an undergraduate tuition rate.

Requirements:
Have at least a 3.0 GPA
Statistics and research background
Instructor consent

Note: Some courses have only one version of the course that counts towards your undergraduate degree. These are marked with an "OR." For those classes you can take either the undergraduate version or the graduate version but NOT BOTH. Some courses have two versions of the course that can both count towards your undergraduate degree.  These are marked with AND/OR because you can take just one or both versions of the class. Please note that in these cases, the %xxx-level version does involve additional, unique advanced content not found in the 3xxxx-level version.

* In order for a graduate class to replace an undergraduate class you need to fill out an exception to the APAS form *

5xxx-level courses available to undergraduates and their equivalencies:

Graduate Level Course                                                   Undergraduate Level Course

Psy 5052 Advanced Statistics                        AND/OR      Psy 3020 Statistics   
Psy 5401 Advanced Social Psychology         AND/OR      Psy 3201 Social Psychology
Psy 5701 Advanced Personnel Psychology            OR      Psy 3701 Personnel Psychology
Psy 5155 Forensic Psychology                                OR       Crim 3355 Criminal Forensic Psych
Psy 5121 Psychopathology Over the Lifespan
Psy 5621 Cognition and Emotion                   AND/OR      Psy 3621 Cognition
Psy 5631 Biological Basis of Behavior           AND/OR       Psy 3061 Physiological Psychology
Psy 5702 Advanced Organizational Psychology     OR       Psy 3707 Organizational Psychology
Psy 5021 Advanced Developmental Psychology
Psy 5120 Career and Lifestyle Development
PSY 5130 Evolutionary
PSY 5131 Mind-Body Connection