Psychology Minors

The Department of Psychology offers access to three unique minors that incorporate psychological principles. To learn more about each minor please select from the dropdown menu.

The minor in psychology is comprised of a minimum of 24 credits, 50% of which must be completed at Western Washington University. Students who plan to utilize a psychology minor for graduate school applications should plan to complete PSY 101, 210, 230, 240, 250, and research methods.

This interdisciplinary program is designed to introduce the student to the discipline of sport psychology. More specifically, it emphasizes the educational and behavioral approaches to sport psychology that can be applied in recreational, exercise, and athletic settings.

*Cannot be combined with Sport Psychology major.

Declare a Minor


To declare or drop a minor in psychology please complete Section I of the Minor Declaration and Change Form and forward to, see the Signatures & Attachments box.

Please note: Minor degree evaluation is a separate process.

Sport Psychology

To learn more about declaring a sport psychology minor please contact Dr.