BA in Psychology/Addiction and Substance Abuse

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Curriculum

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General Education Options

  • Overcoming Prejudice and Discrimination
  • Introduction to Creative Writing
  • Writing and Research in the Social Sciences
  • Environmental Science: A Global Concern
  • Introduction to Art and Art History
  • Survey of American Literature
  • Introduction to Literature
  • World Geography
  • International Business
  • Writing in the Liberal Arts and Sciences I
  • Writing in the Liberal Arts and Sciences II
  • Introduction to Quantitative Reasoning
  • College Algebra
  • History of Political Thought
  • Making a Difference

Major Requirement

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Issues in Professional Practices: Psychology
  • Statistics for the Social Sciences
  • Research Methods

Concentration Requirement

  • Counseling and Therapy
  • Understanding Trauma & Addiction
  • Substance Abuse
  • Advanced Topics in Alcohol and Drug Use and Abuse

Elective

Choose 12 available electives

  • Available Electives

Total Courses

General Education Options

40 credits

Major Requirement

16 credits

Concentration Requirement

16 credits

Elective

48 credits

Total

120 Credits

*Curriculum is subject to change. Please contact a student services representative for the most up-to-date curriculum information.

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Your tuition cost could be reduced. NEC allows you to transfer up to 30 credits toward your AA/AS, or up to 90 credits toward your BA/BS.

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