AA in Human Services Credit Distribution

BS in Human Services Credit Distribution



Associate in Arts in Human Services Credit Distribution

AA in Human Services Degree Template
Subject/Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 42
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 15
  • English Composition I (ENC-101)
(3)
  • English Composition II (ENC-102)
(3)
  • College Mathematics
(3)
  • Computer Science Course
(3)
  • Electives in Intellectual and Practical Skills
(3)
B. Human Cultures and the Physical and Natural World 18
  • Humanities
(3)
  • Intro to Sociology (SOC-101)
(3)
  • Natural Sciences
(3)
  • Intro to Psychology (PSY-101)
(3)
  • Social Sciences
(6)
C. Personal and Social Responsibility 9
  • Cultural Diversity in the US (SOC-322)
(3)
  • Responsible Ethical Leadership
(3)
  • Other Ethics or Diversity Elective
(3)
II. Required Courses 15
A. Theoretical Foundation Course* 6
B. Intervention course* 3
C. Client Population Course* 3
D. Capstone course (HUS-295) 3
III. Free Electives 3
Total 60

*Theoretical Foundation courses include those pertaining to theory, knowledge and skills of the human services profession.

*Intervention courses include those which emphasize theory and knowledge bases for interventions and criteria for selection of appropriate interventions.

*Client Population courses include those which emphasize the range of populations served and needs addressed by human services professionals.

The Associate in Arts in Human Services degree is a 60 credit program.



BS in Human Services Credit Distribution

BS in Human Services Degree Template
Subject Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 60
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 15
  • English Composition I (ENC-101)
(3)
  • English Composition II (ENC-102)
(3)
  • Math course
(3)
  • Introduction to Computers
(3)
  • Electives in Intellectual and Practical Skills
(3)
B. Human Cultures and the Physical and Natural World 18
  • Humanities
(3)
  • Introduction to Sociology (SOC-101)
(3)
  • Introduction to Psychology (PSY-101)
(3)
  • Natural Science
(3)
  • Humanities/Social Science/Natural Science/Math or Interdisciplinary
(6)
C. Personal and Social Responsibility 9
  • Cultural Diversity in the US (SOC-322)
(3)
  • Responsible Ethical Leadership
(3)
  • Ethics or Diversity Course
(3)
D. General Education Electives 18
II. Concentration in Human Services 54
A. Core Requirements 30
  • Theoretical Foundation* (i.e. PSY 211 Dev. Psyc)
(9)
  • Intervention* (i.e. PSY 331 Intro Counseling)
(6)
  • Client Populations* (i.e. PSY 350 Abnormal Psyc)
(6)
  • Research (i.e. SOS 492 Research Methods)
(3)
  • Management (i.e. MAN 301 Prin. Of Management)
(6)
B. Professional Track 18
18 credits at the 300-400 level in one area of study such as gerontology, administration, mental health, administration of justice, emergency disaster services  
C. Capstone Course 6
III. Free Electives 6
Total 120

 

*Theoretical Foundation courses include those pertaining to theory, knowledge and skills of the human services profession

*Intervention courses include those which emphasize theory and knowledge bases for interventions and criteria for selection of appropriate interventions

*Client Population courses include those which emphasize the range of populations served and needs addressed by human services professionals.

  • Theoretical Foundation courses include those pertaining to theory, knowledge and skills of the human services profession.
  • Intervention courses include those which emphasize theory and knowledge bases for interventions and criteria for selection of appropriate interventions.
  • Client Population courses include those which emphasize the range of populations served and the needs addressed by human services professionals.

Earning Credit in Your Professional Track:
Some courses in the professional track may be completed with Thomas Edison State College and/or courses from other colleges. Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) and/or examinations may also be used.

Some professional tracks selected by students include:

  • Administration of Justice
  • Child Development Services
  • Community Services
  • Emergency Disaster Services
  • Fitness & Wellness
  • Gerontology
  • Health Services
  • Legal Services
  • Social Services

 

Transfer Your Credit

Have you attended college before? If so, you may be able to transfer credits earned at other regionally accredited colleges or universities. The College also offers a variety of other ways to earn credit - all designed around the needs of adult learners, like you.

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