Human Services Major

Why Human Services?


The Human Services major is available in an A.A.S. or B.A.S. degree program only and is designed to prepare students for entry into social services.

Human Services Requirements
Students majoring in Human Services for a B.A.S. degree must complete 36 semester hours, of which 18 must be upper-level credit. This major available to B.A.S. and A.A.S. degrees only. A specialization in justice administration is not available for this major.

The following courses (36 hours) are required for the Human Services major:
PSYC/SOCI 4310 – Social Psychology
SOCI 3304 – Social Problems
SOCI 3320 – Cultural Diversity
SOCI 3322 – Introduction to Social Work
RSWR 3345 – Research Writing Methods
Three hours of Ethics
Eighteen hours of approved courses from justice administration, psychology, sociology, or related courses