Curriculum Requirements

Major Requirements 39-42 Credits
EPS 201Psychosocial Change and Well-being3
EPS 270Lifespan Human Development3
EPS 291Community and Character Development3
EPS 311Group Processes and Development3
EPS 321Understanding Human Service Organizations3
EPS 351Introduction to Statistics and Research Design3
EPS 361Community Psychology & Development3
EPS 371Applied Social Research Methods (Select Three courses from the following list)3
EPS 578Human and Social Development Practicum6
EPS 579Human and Social Development Practicum Seminar3
Select three courses from the following list:9
Introduction to Family Studies: Dating, Coupling, Parenting
Introduction to Counseling and Psychotherapy
Listening and Helping Skills.
Community Program Development And Evaluation
Community Consultation and Leadership
Organizational Behavior
Other Required Courses
ENG 105English Composition I3
ENG 106English Composition II3
MTH 101Algebra for College Students (or elective)3
Arts and Humanities Cognate Courses9
STEM Cognate Courses9
Minor15
General Electives36
Total Credit Hours120

Suggested Plan of Study

Plan of Study Grid
Year One
FallCredit Hours
EPS 201 Psychosocial Change and Well-being 3
EPS 270 Lifespan Human Development 3
ENG 105 English Composition I 3
MTH 101 Algebra for College Students (or elective) 3
Arts and Humanities Cognate 3
UMX 100 The University Of Miami Experience 0
 Credit Hours15
Spring
EPS 311 Group Processes and Development 3
ENG 106 English Composition II 3
Arts and Humanities Cognate 3
STEM Cognate 3
Minor or General Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Year Two
Fall
EPS 291 Community and Character Development 3
Arts and Humanities Cognate 3
STEM Cognate 3
Minor 3
 Credit Hours12
Spring
EPS 321 Understanding Human Service Organizations 3
EPS 361 Community Psychology & Development 3
STEM Cognate 3
Minor 3
General Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Year Three
Fall
EPS 371 Applied Social Research Methods 3
HSDC Track Elective 3
Minor 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Spring
EPS 351 Introduction to Statistics and Research Design 3
HSDC Track Elective 3
Minor 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Year Four
Fall
HSDC Track Elective 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Spring
EPS 578 Human and Social Development Practicum 6
EPS 579 Human and Social Development Practicum Seminar 3
General Elective 3
General Elective 3
General Elective (if needed) 3
 Credit Hours18
 Total Credit Hours120