There is an 18-credit residency requirement in the major concentration of Sociology.
* SOCL 101 is a prerequisite for the major courses in Sociology and fulfills part of the General Education requirement.
Students may also participate in the CASAC-T Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor Standardized 350-Hour Education and Training Program.
CASAC-T Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor
CASAC-T Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor Standardized 350-Hour Education and Training Program Mercy College CASAC-T Program is an OASAS Certified Education Training Program. The courses have been approved by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS), satisfying the educational requirements for state certification. With the competitive market for counselors and mental health providers, your CASAC-T Certification paves the way for both direct patient care and supervisory positions in the area of substance abuse and addiction. The intensive program at Mercy College will specifically prepare you for the five domains for CASAC preparation including assessment, counseling, case management, client, family and community education, and professional responsibility. Mercy College students receive the professional training and ethical knowledge base which will enable them to provide alcoholism and substance abuse counseling in one of the most progressive fields.
PSYN/BHSC/SOCL 262 Alcohol Drugs and Behavior CRJU 206 Deviation and Therapy BHSC/SOCL 202 Ethics and Family or BHSC/SOCL 366 Medical Ethics PSYN 232 Health Psychology BHSC/PSYN/SOCL 399 Internship in the Social and Behavioral Sciences PSYN 101 Introduction to Psychology PSYN/SOCL/BHSC 244 Social Psychology BHSC/SOCL 269 Strategies for Alcohol/Substance Abuse Providers
Each course represents 45.0 CASAC Clock Hours with the exception of Internship which must be taken as a 6 credit course and represents 90.0 CASAC Clock Hours.
Interested students may contact Deborah Day Aikens, Ph.D, LMSW, CASAC-G at (718) 931-0041 or firstname.lastname@example.org.