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Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Developmental Psychology

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First- and Second-Year Preparation

KU Edwards Campus

The undergraduate program in developmental psychology is offered in its entirety only at the KU Edwards Campus, 12600 Quivira Rd., Overland Park, KS 66213. This program is designed for students who have earned an associate’s degree or equivalent hours and wish to complete the upper-level courses necessary for a bachelor’s degree.

Admission to the Major

Admission Requirements

Students are strongly urged to apply to the major as soon as they meet the requirements. Developmental psychology majors must contact Dan Mueller, KU Edwards Campus,, to apply.

Application term

Students should apply to the major during the semester in which major admission criteria will be completed; normally no later than 60 hours, or for transferr students, normally during the initial term at KU. Application to this major after completion of 60 hours, or the initial KU term for transfer students, will likely delay graduation.

Developmental Psychology Major Admission Criteria

Courses Required

Must complete at least 1 but not more than 3 of the psychology core courses in order to apply to the psychology major.

Admission GPA

Satisfied by a minimum 2.5 GPA in required admission courses designated above. All the core courses completed at the time of application will be calculated into the admission grade-point average. University Course Repeat Policy will apply.


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