Associate of Science in Mental Health & Human Services

The following requirements are effective for students admitted on or after Fall 2017:

  • Minimum 62 Credit Hours
  • Writing Intensive Course
  • Minimum Cumulative G.P.A.: 2.00
  • 15 Credit Hours of Residency Courses
  • 9 Credits of Major Residency Courses
  • Minimum G.P.A. in the Major: 2.00
  • HUS 101 Introduction to Human Services (3)
  • HUS 125 Chemical Dependency (3)
  • HUS 212 Case Management (3)
  • HUS 218 Community Mental Health (3)
  • HUS 316 Applied Professional Ethics (3)
  • HUS 330 Interviewing and Counseling (3)
  • HUS 201 Pre-Practicum (1)
  • HUS 279 Practicum (6) should be taken during the last semester of coursework
  • Complete four of the following (12):
    • HUS 130 Developmental Disabilities
    • HUS 134 Cultural Competency for the Helping Professions
    • HUS 160 Perspectives on Infants, Toddlers, & Young Children
    • HUS 215 Introduction to Therapeutic Activities
    • HUS 220 Child Mental Health
    • HUS 221 Adolescent Mental Health
    • HUS 222 Psychosocial Rehabilitation
    • HUS 224 Fundamentals of Community Practice & Involvement
    • HUS 232 Crisis Counseling
    • HUS 233 Sexual Abuse and Trauma
    • HUS 236 Foundations of Vocational Rehabilitation
    • HUS 261 Early Childhood Curriculum
    • HUS 305 Group Process
    • HUS 326 Chemical Dependency Counseling
    • HUS 331 Substance Abuse Counseling for Special Populations
    • HUS 350 Mental Health and Aging
  • Complete any 100-level Communications course (3)
  • ENG 101 College Writing (3)
  • Complete one of the following Fine Arts electives (3):
    • ART 1xx any 100-level Art course
    • DRA xxx any Drama course
    • ENG 351W Creative Writing I
    • ENG 452 Creative Writing II
    • MUH 1xx any 100-level Music History course
    • MUS 1xx any 100-level Music course
  • Complete one of the following Humanities electives (3):
    • ENG 102W Introduction to Literature
    • WGS 101W Introduction to Women’s Studies
  • MAT 115 Elementary Statistics I (3)
  • Complete any 100-level laboratory science course (4)
  • PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology (3)
  • SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology (3)

This program resides under the College of Professional Studies

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