Certificate Program

Degree offered

Certificate of Achievement in Developmental Disabilities

Credits required 24

Dean

Joanne Preston

Program contact

Kevin J. Garganta, Coordinator and Professor of Human Services, ext. 2001

Program Goals Statement

Program Information

Courses in the Developmental Disabilities certificate apply to both the Human Services degree and certificate programs.

Degree Requirements

Program Courses

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

PSY 101General Psychology

3 credits

SER 101Introduction to Social Welfare

3 credits

SER 212Special Topics in Mental Health

3 credits

SER 260Supervision and Leadership in Human Services

3 credits

SER 261Developmental Disabilities

3 credits

SER 290Pre-Internship Planning Workshop

1 credit

SER 291Field Experience and Seminar I

5 credits

Total Credit Hours:24

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

SER 101Introduction to Social Welfare

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

PSY 101General Psychology

3 credits

SER 261Developmental Disabilities

3 credits

SER 290Pre-Internship Planning Workshop

1 credit

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

SER 212Special Topics in Mental Health

3 credits

SER 260Supervision and Leadership in Human Services

3 credits

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 4

SER 291Field Experience and Seminar I

5 credits

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