Psychology

Brain image with psychology and other words Get in touch with your thoughts, your emotions, and your behavior by taking Psychology courses at San Bernardino Valley College! The Psychology Department offers a transfer degree (AA-T) in Psychology. See the links below the list of Psychology Course Offerings for more information about the Psychology transfer degree. There is an active Psychology Club (Mind and Matter) that students can join. Please look to the right side of this web page to find more information about the Psychology Club.

Psychology is both a natural and a social science concerned with the study of human behavior, thoughts, and emotions.  As such, it is a broad discipline which involves both pure science and practical application of science to matters of daily living.

Full-Time Psychology Faculty:
Dr. Sandra Moore, Psychology Professor and Department Chair, smoore@valleycollege.edu
Dr. Amy Jennings, Psychology Instructor, ajennings@sbccd.cc.ca.us

Psychology Course Offerings:

Psychology 100 General Psychology
Psychology 100H General Psychology Honors
Psychology 102 Personal and Social Adjustment
Psychology 105 Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
Psychology 110 Abnormal Psychology
Psychology 111 Developmental Psychology: Lifespan
Psychology 112 Developmental Psychology: Child and Adolescent Psychology
Psychology 118 Human Sexual Behavior
Psychology 141 Introduction to Biological Psychology
Psychology 201 Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences

The Psychology Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer (Psychology AA-T degree) provides students with an education in the core aspects of Psychology which include research methods, statistics, biological influences on behavior and mental processes, and major theoretical perspectives in the discipline. The Psychology AA-T degree prepares students for transfer to CSU campuses that offer bachelor's degrees in psychology.

Information on the Transfer Degree (AA-T) in Psychology
Degree and Course Information
Steps to Obtaining the Psychology Transfer Degree (AA-T)

Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution and major in Psychology should consult with a counselor regarding the transfer process and lower division requirements.

The Department of Psychology is a part of the Division of Social Sciences, Human Development and Physical Education.