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Behavioral Health and Wellness

For students attending: Waubonsee Community College
Who plan to major in: Behavioral Health and Wellness

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: ART (100-106), ENG (211-265), HIS, HUM, PHL, or RLG. 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANT, ECN, GEO, IDS (110-220), PSC, PSY (NOT 200), SSC, or SOC. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Science Electives - Choose 11 hours from the following subjects:  Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Geology, or Physics. Two courses must be in the same subject, and at least one course must be in a different subject.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose five courses with an IAI designation.

 II. Required courses for the Behavioral Health and Wellness degree:

WCC COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MTH 211 or 210

Calculus for Social Science or Finite Mathematics

Math Elect

CIS 115 or CIS 110

Introduction to Programming or Business Information Systems

CS 105 or CS 110

PSY 100

Introduction to Psychology

PSYC 221

PSYCH 215

Introduction to Social Psychology

PSYC 310

PSY 240 or 245

Abnormal Psychology or Industrial/Organizational Psychology

PSYC 303  or
PSYC 301(see note 1)

SOC 100

Introduction to Sociology

SOC 200

 

Note 1) Required for the Health Psychology specialization only.

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018