Academic Concentration

Planning to transfer to a University to pursue a degree in psychology?

Bellevue College Psychology Department offers an academic concentration in psychology on your Associates in Arts and Sciences degree.

To qualify, students must:

  • Take four courses (20 credits) in Psychology as part of the AAS degree.
    • Five of these credits may be applied to distribution area; the other 15 credits will be counted as Psychology electives (or, applied to concentration area).
  • Apply to the department chair for approval and a recommendation.
Students must take the following steps to ensure qualification:
  1. Complete the Application for Academic Concentration form.
  2. See an advisor in the Psychology department for advising.
  3. Submit your completed Application form and a copy of your college transcript to the Psychology Department Chair before applying to graduate from BC.

Get your bachelor’s degree from Eastern Washington University by taking classes on Bellevue College campus:


The Bellevue College campus hosts a B.A. in Psychology degree through Eastern Washington University. For more information about this program, contact Eastern @ Bellevue by phone at (425) 564-5100 or email

Are you already thinking about graduate school in psychology?

The American Psychological Association has a great set of video resources on how to prepare for and apply to graduate school. View them here!

Last Updated January 31, 2017