Emphases

Aging Studies Emphasis

An emphasis in Aging Studies will increase your understanding of the biopsychosocial aspects of aging and will better prepare students for working with the aging population. For more information, review the checksheet for the Aging Studies emphasis.

Substance Abuse Counseling Emphasis

The Substance Abuse Counseling emphasis fulfills the State of Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services requirement of 360 hours of approved, specialized education in substance use disorder counseling. Students completing the requirement can work as certified substance abuse counselors in the State of Wisconsin with only a bachelor's degree. 

For more information, review the checksheet for the Substance Abuse Counseling emphasis.