Academic Catalog 2020-2021

Slippery Rock University

Student Affairs in Higher Education, Master of Arts (MA)

Curriculum Guide

Core I - Basic Knowledge
CDEV 602Introduction to Student Affairs and College Counseling3
CDEV 614Helping Relationships3
CDEV 621Social and Cultural Diversity3
CDEV 699Introduction to Research3
Core II - Professional Knowledge
CDEV 608Ethical and Legal Issues in Student Affairs3
CDEV 623Higher Education Environments, Cultures, and Students3
CDEV 625Assessment in Student Affairs3
or CDEV 680 Assessment in Counseling
CDEV 631College Student Learning and Development 13
or CDEV 610 Lifespan Development
CDEV 632College Student Learning and Development 23
CDEV 643Organizational Behavior & Leadership in Higher Education3
or CDEV 638 Foundations of College Counseling
CDEV 639Students in American Higher Education3
Elective Credit3
Core III - Field Experience
CDEV 705Student Affairs Practicum3
or CDEV 707 College Counseling Practicum
CDEV 646Student Affairs Capstone3
or CDEV 756 College Counseling Internship
Total Hours42

Important Curriculum Guide Notes

This Curriculum Guide is provided to help SRU students and prospective students better understand their intended major curriculum. Enrolled SRU students should note that the My Rock Audit may place already-earned and/or in progress courses in different, yet valid, curriculum categories. Enrolled SRU students should use the My Rock Audit Report and materials and information provided by their faculty advisers to ensure accurate progress towards degree completion. The information on this guide is current as of the date listed. Students are responsible for curriculum requirements at the time of enrollment at the University.

PASSHE - Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Institutions

Major Code: 9439