About Us

About Us

The Department of Counseling offers a Human Services Counseling Minor.  This minor is ideal for students preparing for careers in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, and related fields.
 
In this minor you will learn counseling theories and practical skills used to help others. You will gain  valuable  "hands-on" experience in interactive classes working with dynamic faculty.   You will have the opportunity to intern at exciting sites in the five boroughs  and enhance your networking and graduate school application.
 
Requirements:
Total: 18 Credits (Prerequisites: ENG 102 or 201, PSY 101)
 
Part One: Required Courses                           Subtotal: 9 credits
 
Part Two: Electives*                                        Subtotal: 9 credits
*At least one course must be taken at the 300 level.
CSL 210  Peer Counseling Training (requires application process)
CSL 211   Peer Counseling Practicum (requires application process)
CSL 220  Leadership Skills
CSL 230  Case Management
CSL 291  Disability and Human Service Counseling
CSL 299  Family and Community Systems
CSL 381  Fieldwork in Human Service (requires application process)