Want to know what you will learn in this program? The Allied Health Program Outcomes, also seen at the navigation menu sidebar, apply to this program option. (Printable PDF file here.)
Mental Health Services Degree (031)
Students in this option acquire a broad and in depth background in the humanities as well as in the biological, social, and behavioral sciences while developing those skills essential for working with mental health patients. Through classroom studies and more than 300 hours of fieldwork experience, students develop the necessary expertise in observation, interviewing, counseling, and recording information. In addition, students learn about group counseling, psychological testing, and statistical measurement.