Psychology, Minor

Minor in Psychology

University of Nebraska at Kearney

  • Fully Online
  • 24
  • $259.00
  • $396.00

Program Overview

The online Psychology, minor allows students pursuing majors in other disciplines to diversify their academic skillset and additional career or education paths.

Students of this program:

  • Gain a broad academic background in psychology
  • Research topics pertaining to
  • Acquire unique knowledge that can be applied to their field of study

Career Outlook: A minor in psychology is a valuable enhancement to a variety of professions. Individuals seeking to work in business, the medical field or courts find a psychology minor an asset to their degree.

A minor in psychology is a complement to many majors including:

  • Criminal Justice
  • Political Science
  • Health Sciences
  • Family Studies
  • Business Administration

Admissions and Requirements

To be accepted to this program, you must have:

  1. High School diploma or GED

NOTE: This program is authorized, exempt, or not subject to state regulatory compliance and may enroll students from all 50 states

To apply to this program:

  • Complete and submit the online application for admissions
  • Pay the $45 non-refundable application fee

Courses You’ll Take

Core Courses

Course NumberCourse NameCredits
PSY 203General Psychology3
The fundamental concepts of psychology as derived through the scientific investigation of behavior are described.
PSY 250Behavioral Statistics4
The methodology used in scientific research is described along with the special problems that psychologists face in the interpretation of research results. Prior completion of college algebra is recommended. One laboratory each week. Prerequisite: PSY 203
PSY 250 GSBehavioral Statistics3

Tuition & Fees

Nebraska Residents

Per Credit Hour


3 Credit Hours


Out of State Residents

Per Credit Hour


3 Credit Hours


Note: Additional fees may be assessed based on the enrolled course. 

About Faculty

University of Nebraska online courses are taught by expert faculty who embody the qualities resulting from research experience and professional/field experience. Students learn from faculty with a variety of backgrounds, many of whom are published researchers in their fields. NU faculty who teach online do so in a way that optimizes learning within the online modality and because technology enables students to access education they may otherwise may not be able to pursue.

Application Deadlines

Rolling admissions. Application review will begin upon receipt of all required application materials.