This program offers students the opportunity to develop combinations of courses in particular areas of psychology in order to meet special academic or career needs. Students may select courses related to the sub-fields of psychological services, education, behavior analysis, chemical dependency and community counseling. Coursework is designed to prepare students for graduate work in psychology and related disciplines. Students are also prepared for bachelor-level employment in psychological and human service settings.
School of Health and Human Services
Program Requirements (51 credits)
Students fulfill the University's Upper Division Writing Requirement by successfully completing course.
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Students will be able to apply professional ethical standards to ethical decision making within community psychology practice.
Students will be able to apply individual and group helping skills when working with others in a professional setting
Students will be able to produce a professional paper using APA standards
Students will be able to evaluate how culture impacts the helping process and be able to employ their knowledge to provide culturally competent services within community psychology practice
Students will be able to examine various research methodologies and be able to evaluate research results and apply knowledge gained from research to community psychology practice
Students will be able to apply psychological theory to current best practices in community psychology
Students will be able to apply development theory to current best practices in community psychology