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KINGSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE

The City University of New York

A.S. MENTAL HEALTH and HUMAN SERVICES

Requirements for Matriculants

Total credits: 60

COLLEGE REQUIREMENTS

Successful completion of CUNY/ACT Tests in Reading and Writing and the COMPASS Math Skills Test with passing examination scores or developmental courses may be required.
ENG 01200
4 credits
ENG 02400
3
HPE 01200
3

DEPARTMENT REQUIREMENTS

General Psychology (PSY 01100) 3 credits
Human Growth and Development (PSY 03200) 3
Abnormal Psychology (PSY 03600) 3
Introduction to Sociology (SOC 03100) 3
Introduction to Human Services (MH 01100) 3
Human Services Organizations (MH 03000) 3
Mental Health Practices with Vulnerable Populations (MH 03400) 3
Supervised Instructional Experience in Mental Health (MH 09614- MH 09737) 3
PLUS, FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES MAJORS
Any Sociology elective or Anthropology 03700 or SAC 02000 3
Principles of Interviewing and Group Leadership (MH 03100) 3
Introduction to Gerontology (MH 03500) 3
PLUS, FOR MAJORS WITH CONCENTRATION IN SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELING
Introduction to Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counseling (SAC 02000) 3
Basic Counseling Techniques in Substance Abuse Field I (SAC 02200) 3
Confidentiality, Ethics and the Counselor/Client Relationship in Substance Abuse Counseling (SAC 02600) 3
GROUP REQUIREMENTS 12 credits

A minimum of three credits each from two different groups - I thru III - courses selected must be Basic Courses.

6 credits

I. Performing and Visual Arts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3 credits
(Excluded are Art & Music Studio, Theater Production & Technique courses)
Art-Music-Speech-Theater Arts
II. Language and Literature . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3
Foreign Language-Literature-Philosophy
III. Social Sciences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Economics-History-Political Science
IV. Behavioral Sciences . . . . . . . .(Satisfied by Department Requirements)
Anthropology-Psychology-Sociology
V. Mathematics and Sciences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 credits
Biological Sciences - Mathematics & Computer Science - Physical Sciences
Choice of -- BIO 03300 or, SCI 03700 or, MAT 01300
PLUS
Choice of -- BIO 03200 or, 03700 or, 04900 or, 07000 or, SCI 02500

ELECTIVES--2 credits sufficient to meet required total of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .60 credits

** Department requirements may be used to satisfy groups I-V requirements where applicable.
§ Consultation with the Department Advisor is required.
• This program is within the Behavioral Sciences and Human Services Department.

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