Academics

Human Services Program Requirements      

B.S. in Human Services with a Social Services Concentration (124 hours)
The following courses are required for a baccalaureate degree:

  1. 56 hoursGeneral Education

  2. 18 hours:  Requisites for the Major

HSV 100 Introduction to Human Services
HSV 200 Introduction to Alcohol and Drug Abuse
HSV 210 Research Methods
HSV 220 Human Services Models and Methods, or
HSV 230 Pharmacology of Psychoactive Substances
HSV 250 Human Service and Professional Issues
HSV 255 HIV/AIDS/STD's

  1. 33 hours:  Upper Level Courses in Major

HSV 300 Family Counseling
HSV 317 Health Care and Social Services
HSV 319 Case Management
HSV 347 Social Services with Children
HSV 358 Social Service and Public Policy
HSV 360 Gerontological Social Services
HSV 400 Crisis Intervention
HSV 405 Counseling Diverse Populations
HSV 413 Methods in Community Organizations
HSV 420 Group Counseling
HSV 495 Practicum

  1. 17 hours:  Electives

HSV 310 Clinical Counseling Skills
PSYC 341 Child Psychology
PSYC 342 Psychology of Adolescence
PSYC 343 Adult Development and Aging


B.S. in Human Services with a Counseling Concentration (125 hours)
The following courses are required for a baccalaureate degree:

  1. 56 hours: General Education

  2. 18 hours: Requisites for the Major

    HSV 100 Introduction to Human Services
    HSV 200 Introduction to Alcohol and Drug Abuse or
    HSV 230 Pharmacology of Psychoactive Substances
    HSV 220 Human Services Models & Methods
    HSV 235 Statistics and Research Methods
    HSV 250 Human Service and Professional Issues
    HSV 255 HIV/AIDS/STD's

  3. 27 hours: Upper Level Courses in Major

    HSV 300 Family Counseling
    HSV 305 Theoretical Bases of Counseling
    HSV 310 Clinical Counseling Practice
    HSV 350 Theological Skills for Human Service Professionals
    HSV 400 Crisis Intervention
    HSV 405 Counseling Diverse Populations
    HSV 420 Group Counseling
    HSV 430 Assessment and Treatment Planning
    HSV 495 Practicum

  4. 23 hours: Electives

Elective Recommendations:
PSYC 341 Child Psychology
PSYC 342 Psychology of Adolescence
PSYC 343 Adult Development and Aging



Minor in Human Services with no concentration: (24 hours)
The following courses are required:

  1. 6 hours: Requisites for the Major

    HSV 100 or 220
    HSV _____

  2. 12 hours: Upper Level Courses in Major

    HSV _____
    HSV _____
    HSV _____
    HSV _____
    HSV _____
    HSV _____



Minor in Human Services with Social Services/Community Organizing: (24 hours)
The following courses are required:

  1. 6 hours: Requisites for the Major

    HSV 100 or 220
    HSV 200

  2. 18 hours: Upper Level Courses in Major

    HSV 315 Compulsive and Addictive Behavior
    HSV 358 Social Service and Public Policy
    HSV 405 Counseling Diverse Populations
    HSV 413 Methods in Community Organizations

  3. 6 hours: Electives

    HSV ____(upper level course only and approval of program director)
    HSV ____(upper level course only and approval of program director)


Minor in Human Services with Counseling/No Specialization concentration: (24 hours)
The following courses are required:

  1. 6 hours: Requisites for the Major

    HSV _____
    HSV _____

  2. 18 hours: Upper Level Courses in Major

    HSV 305 Theoretical Bases of Counseling
    HSV 310 Clinical Counseling Practice
    HSV 400 Crisis Intervention
    HSV 405 Counseling Diverse Populations
    HSV 420 Group Counseling
    HSV 430 Assessment and Treatment Planning