The Bachelor of Professional Studies in Human Services curriculum is designed with the needs of the community in mind. It provides students with a theoretical and practical framework that prepares them to assume positions in the human service field. Graduates are expected to demonstrate mastery of core competencies that include:
|Course Number||Course Name||Credits|
|HSS 201||Introduction to Human Services||3|
|HSS 301||Social Welfare Agencies/Policies||3|
|BBL 408||Foundations of Christian Thought||3|
|HSS 205||Cultural Competence||3|
|HSS 305||Counseling & Helping Skills I||3|
|ADL 432||Human Services: Research and Resources||3|
|HSS 307||Generalist Practice, Model & Theory||3|
|HSS 434||HSS Applied Research and Statistics||3|
|HSS 450||Field Experience||6|
|HSS 401||Senior Seminar||3|
Students must complete 90 semester hour credits before participating in the field experience at the start of term four. Students must complete prerequisites Abnormal Psychology (three credits) and Introduction to Sociology (three credits) by the beginning of term four. Students must also complete Lifespan Development (three credits) and Human Diversity (three credits). The Human Services major requires 120 credits for graduation.
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