Demonstrate knowledge of a broad overview at the introductory level of
psychological research, including history, scientific method, physiological,
sensation and perception, development, learning, social, personality, abnormal,
Demonstrate knowledge of the basic social influences on behavior and mental
Demonstrate knowledge of basic research methods necessary to read and
understand research in the field of psychology.
Demonstrate knowledge of the major theoretical perspectives on the development
and assessment of personality.
Demonstrate knowledge of the basic human developmental processes and
milestones throughout the lifespan.
Select, compute, and interpret basic statistical techniques in the behavioral
Assess, critique, and conduct research in the behavioral sciences.
Chemical Dependency/Addiction Studies Program Goals
To aid students in their development of competencies, knowledge, skills,
and proficiencies within the addictions field.
To prepare students for licensure and the commencement of a career in the
field of addictions
To encourage the pursuit of graduate studies
To provide an environment that encourages the internal development of
To aid students in their refinement of interpersonal and self-reflective