Catalog 2021-2022 
    Jun 21, 2024  
Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DWD-AS :Liberal Arts-Psychology (2 Years)

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Associate of Science Degree


The Psychology Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreement is designed for the student who is planning to transfer to a participating public four-year Colorado college or university that offers this program within the minimum number of credits designated by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education.

Courses with a 3-character bracketed code (for example, “English Composition I [CO1]”), in which a student earns the final grade of “C” or better are guaranteed to transfer to every public Colorado college or university. 

  • Courses within any Degree with Designation must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher.
  • Courses older than 10 years cannot count towards any Degree with Designation.
  • Course substitutions and/or waivers are not permitted for any Degree with Designation.

Please view the Colorado Department of Higher Education web site for participating institutions and any additional degree requirement details (CDHE Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreements/Degrees with Designation). Students should contact receiving institution for course transferability or additional requirements when selecting courses.

Degree Requirements for the Psychology Statewide Transfer Articulation Agreement:

General Education Requirements:


Total Communication Credits: 6


Total Mathematics Credits: 4

Arts & Humanities:

Total Arts and Humanities Credits: 9


One GT Pathways History course (GT-HI1).

Total History Credits: 3

Social and Behavioral Sciences:

Two GT Pathways Social & Behavioral Sciences courses (GT-SS1, GT-SS2, GT-SS3).

Total Social & Behavioral Sciences Credits: 6

Total Natural & Physical Sciences Credits: 10

Total Additional Required Credits: 9


Students must take an additional 13 credits of A.S. approved electives from the following prefixes: AST, BIO, CHE, CIS, COM, CSC, ENV, GEY, MAT, or PHY (see Approved Degree Electives 2021-2022   ).  These courses must be completed with a “C” or better.

Please Note: Students planning to transfer to the University of Colorado Denver should complete both two-semester sequences of BIO 111 & 112 and CHE 111 & 112 at the community college; in addition, electives are restricted to non-Psychology courses.

Total Elective Credits: 13

Total Credits: 60

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