Metro Campus

One Required Foundation Course (3 credits)

  • PSYC 1201 General Psychology

Two Required Major courses – (6 credits) from the following:

  • PSYC2210 Statistics
  • PSYC2204 Child Development
  • PSYC2234 Social Psychology
  • PSYC2211 Research Methods [Prerequisite: PSYC2201 Statistics or equivalent in major (e.g., DSCI2130 Business Statistics)]
  • PSYC3005 Abnormal Psychology
  • PSYC3015 Theories of Personality

Two Forensic Psychology Track Courses – (6 credits) from the following:

  • PSYC3305 Adolescent Growth and Development
  • PSYC3317 Psychology and the Law
  • PSYC3319 World of the Psychopath or an approved CRIM course
  • PSYC3421 Psychology of Criminal Behavior [Prerequisite: PSYC3005 Abnormal Psychology]

Students who are majoring in psychology are not permitted to enroll in this minor. Psychology majors may elect to complete the forensic psychology track within their major and must complete a minor in another area.

Florham Campus

There is an interdisciplinary Forensics minor. This minor consists of courses in psychology, criminology, sociology, and  biology. It is not a psychology-specific minor. 

Minors are optional on Florham. 

Course Descriptions