Psychology | AA - Western Iowa Tech Community College
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Psychology | AA

Psychology | AA

Associate of Arts
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes Transfer Options

The Associate of Arts (AA) and Associate of Science(AS) degree are designed for transfer to a 4-year institution. These suggested plans of study will lead to completion of the AA or AS degree requirements listed in the college catalog. These are suggested plans of study only and it is critical that students confer with their intended transfer institution, as well as their academic advisor, to make the best course selections in meeting degree requirements. The college maintains a large number of articulation agreements that specifically outline efficient transfer plans to partner colleges and universities.

Meet Your Advisor

Nancy McMahon
Nancy McMahon
Career Navigator
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
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Transfer to a Four-Year School

If a bachelor's degree is your educational goal, getting a head start on your major has never been easier. You can apply the credits from this associate degree toward a bachelor's degree at a four-year college and university. To make the most of your time and money, tell your advisor about your transfer plans early in the admissions process.

Four-Year College Agreements

Required Classes for Psychology | AA

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
ENG 105 Composition I 3
SOC 212 Diversity 3
PSY 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
PHI 101 Introduction to Philosophy 3
MAT 157 Statistics 4
PSY 121 Developmental Psychology 3
SPC 112 Public Speaking 3
ENG 106 Composition II 3
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics 3
BIO 105 Introduction to Biology OR 4
BIO 163 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology 4
PSY 251 Social Psychology 3
SPC 122 Interpersonal Communication 3
HIS 152 U.S. History Since 1877 3
HUM 101 Introduction to the Humanities 3
SOC 120 Marriage and Family 3
PSY 241 Abnormal Psychology 3
ELE-XXX Electives 13

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Mariana Pacheco
Mariana Pacheco
Psychology Instructor
Sioux City Campus
Sima Dabir M.S.
Sima Dabir M.S.
Associate Dean of Arts & Science
Sioux City Campus, Room L317

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $12,608.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $12,672.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.