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Substance Abuse Counseling

Associate in Applied Science Degree
60 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0204

General Education Requirements:

Credit Hours

Area A — 

Communications

 

 

EGL 101

3

 

One course from: EGL 102, EGL 111, EGL 212, SPE 103
(EGL 111 Recommended)

3

Area B — 

Mathematics

0-3

 

One course from Area B (Mathematics) or Area C (Science)

 

Area C — 

Science

0-3

 

One course from Area B (Mathematics) or Area C (Science)

 

Area D — 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

3

 

(Recommend one course from: PSY 101 or SOC 101)

 

Area E — 

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

 

One course from a humanities or fine arts discipline

 

Area F — 

Contemporary Global Studies*

0-3

 

One course that satisfies Contemporary Global Studies requirement

 

Total General Education Requirements:

18

   

Major Requirements:

Credit Hours

HSV 110 Counseling /Interviewing

3

HSV 121 Treatment Strategies

3

HSV 122 Assessment and Treatment of the Chemically Dependent

3

HSV 210 Counseling/Interviewing II

3

HSV 250 Substance Abuse Practicum I

4

HSV 255 Substance Abuse Practicum II

4

PSY 107 Applied Psychology: The Psychology of Personal Growth

3

PSY 120 Human Development

3

PSY 203 The Psychology of Abnormal Behavior

3

PSY 234 Family Systems and the Addictive Process

3

PSY 235 The Psychology of Group Behavior

3

PSY 237 Psychopharmacology

3

PSY 238 Substance Abuse

3


Total Major Requirements:


41

Electives:


1

Select one course from PSY, SOC, HSV or other course that is approved by the program coordinator.

 


Total Semester Credit Hours for Associate in Applied Science Degree:

60

 

 

*Students may take a Contemporary Global Studies course that satisfies both Area F and another Area requirement.

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IMPORTANT DATES


February 14
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record*.

February 15
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 16
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

February 28
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 11
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 14 -20
Spring Break

March 21
Classes resume after Spring Break.

March 23
Registration opens for summer 2016 semester.

March 27
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after March 29.

April 6
Registration opens for fall 2016 semester.


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