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Bachelor of Science in Human Services

Pursue your calling to serve others in a professional setting.

Description:

The Bachelor of Science in Human Services will provide a comprehensive understanding of helping and healing relationships that enables graduates to serve individuals, families and society. Its purpose is to develop practitioners who are biblically-informed, ethical thinkers who can practically apply their knowledge to serving others in society. The program seeks to prepare professionals who can meet the needs of diverse communities with integrity and sensitivity, and be prepared for a further education and life-long learning.

Career Opportunities:

This degree is applicable in many career fields, but it is especially designed for organizations and non-profits that focus on human services, such as education, recreation, corrections, social services, and business.

CORE CLASSES

Semester 1

GEN 322

Research and Concept Development Skills

3

THE 352

Biblical Theology of Leadership

3

LEA 374

Working with Teams

3

BIB 342

Life of Christ

3

 

Semester 2

LEA 372

Organizational Leadership

3

MIN 362

Marketplace Ministry

3

LEA 472

The Mobilization of Volunteers

3

HUM 332

Personal and Social Ethics

3

 

Semester 3

SOC 356

Marriage and Family

3

THE 452

Foundations of Theology

3

PSY 282

Research Statistics

3

PSY 310

Abnormal Psychology

3

 

Semester 4

PSY 349

Theories and Foundations of Counseling

3

PSY 456

Survival Psychology

3

MIN 466

Biblical Counseling

3

PSY 478

Human Services – Capstone

3

 

Total Credits

48

CONCENTRATIONS

Leadership & Ministry

BIB 442 Letter of Paul 3
MIN 462 Teaching & Preaching 3
LEA 472 Mobilization of Volunteers 3
MIN 464 Pastoral Care 3
     
Total Credits   12

Business

BUS 430 Management of Marketing 3
BUS 465 Finance & Budgeting for Managers 3
BUS 470 Personnel Development 3
BUS 480 International Issues in Business 3
     
Total Credits   12

 

Criminal Justice

PSY 325 Social Psychology 3
CJS 330 Law Enforcement & Corrections 3
CJS 350 Criminology & Social Deviance 3
CJS 370 Juvenile Law & Delinquency 3
     
Total Credits   12

 

Length

24 months (To complete core 48 credits and chosen 12 concentration credits)

Note: 120 total credits are required to complete the Bachelor’s degree program.

Each individual student’s length of program may vary depending on transfer credits accepted. An official education plan will be completed upon receiving official transcripts from prior colleges.

Credits

  • 48 credits (Core Credits)
  • 12 concentration credits

 

Admission Requirements:

  • Admissions Application Free to Apply
  • Official Transcripts from all prior colleges where the student wishes to transfer college credits.