Associate in Applied Science Behavioral Health Studies
York County Community College

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Science in Behavioral Health Studies prepares students for positions in the mental health field or to continue their studies towards a bachelor’s in Psychology online. Graduates of this program from York County Community College will also receive Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician Certification (MHRT/C).

Students will learn how to work with a variety of issues including mental illness, developmental delays, substance abuse, and other behavioral health conditions. The curriculum covers topics including counseling theories, cultural awareness, human development, vocational rehabilitation, and more. 

Positions available to graduates include:

  • Youth and family counselor
  • Case manager
  • Life skills coach
  • Rehabilitation technician

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education