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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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January 12
Faculty return for spring 2015 semester.

January 16
Winterim classes end.

January 19
Martin Luther King holiday, College closed.

January 20
Spring 2015 semester classes begin.

January 21
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January 26
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February 15
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February 16
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 17
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March 1
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