Human Services, BS

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified and complete any additional courses needed beyond specific college and major requirements to satisfy graduation credit requirements.

University-Wide Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the University-Wide Requirements.

NUpath Requirements

All undergraduate students are required to complete the NUpath Requirements.

Human Services Major Requirements

Human Services Overview
HUSV 1101Human Services Professions4
HUSV 2300Counseling in Human Services4
HUSV 3570Strategic Philanthropy and Nonprofit Management4
Research
HUSV 3700Research Methods for Human Services4
Policy
HUSV 3900Introduction to Social Policy4
Organization
SOCL 3440Sociology of Human Service Organizations4
Human Services and Diverse Populations
Complete one of the following:4
Ethnic Relations, Cultural Identity, and Human Services
Sexual Orientation and Gender Expression in Practice and Policy
International Human Services
Intercultural Studies through Human Services
Human Services Electives
Complete two HUSV courses.8
Senior Seminar and Internship
HUSV 4700Senior Seminar in Human Services4
HUSV 4994Human Services Internship6

Human Services Specialization for BS Degree

Complete one of the specializations listed below.

Family and Children's Services
Required
PSYC 1101Foundations of Psychology4
HUSV 3520Child Intervention and Treatment4
Electives
Complete three of the following:12
Education in the Community
EDUC 1113
EDUC 3201
EDUC 3202
Childhood Mental Illness
Developmental Psychology
Sociology of the Family
Violence in the Family
Gender in a Changing Society
Children and Youth in Contemporary Society
Psychology/Counseling Psychology
Required
CAEP 3485Mental Health and Counseling4
PSYC 1101Foundations of Psychology4
Electives
Complete three of the following:12
Counseling Theories and Practice
Health Counseling
Sexual Orientation and Gender Expression in Practice and Policy
Services and Treatments for Chemical Dependencies
Moral and Social Problems in Healthcare
Personality
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Wellness
Sociology of Health and Illness
Social Justice and Social Policy
Required
COMM 4603Advocacy Workshop4
POLS 2385U.S. Health and Welfare Policy4
Electives
Complete three of the following:12
Social Movement Communication
Economics of Crime
Economic Status of Ethnic Minorities
Ethnic Relations, Cultural Identity, and Human Services
Sexual Orientation and Gender Expression in Practice and Policy
Social Policy, Advocacy, and Activism
Global Human Rights: A Social and Economic Perspective
Public Policy and Administration
Sociology of Prejudice and Violence
Environment and Society
Race and Ethnic Relations
Identity and Social Change
Required
HUSV 2350Ethnic Relations, Cultural Identity, and Human Services4
HUSV 2800Sexual Orientation and Gender Expression in Practice and Policy4
Electives
Complete three of the following:12
Race and Social Identity
Economic Status of Ethnic Minorities
The Asian-American Experience
Exploring Adoption: Family, Kinship, and Identity in Contemporary America
Gender Violence: Bystander Education Theory and Practice
Social Policy, Advocacy, and Activism
Introduction to Religion
The Ethics of Food
Sociology of Prejudice and Violence
Gender in a Changing Society
Sociology of Religion
Sex, Gender, and Popular Culture
Introduction to Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Women and World Politics
Applied Behavior Analysis
Required
PSYC 1101Foundations of Psychology4
PSYC 3358Behavior Therapies4
PSYC 3450Learning and Motivation4
PSYC 4654Seminar in Behavioral Modification4
Electives
Complete two of the following:8
Childhood Mental Illness
Nonverbal Communication
Personality
Developmental Psychology
Cognition
Independent Specialization
With approval from the program director, an independent specialization, consisting of five courses, may be defined in consultation with your advisor.20

Human Services Major Credit Requirement

Complete 66 semester hours in the major.

Program Requirement

128 total semester hours required

Five Years, Three Co-ops in Summer 2/Fall

Year 1
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
HUSV 10001HUSV 23004Vacation0Vacation0
HUSV 11014HSVC elective4  
ENGW 11114Elective4  
MATH 12154Elective4  
Elective4   
 17 16 0 0
Year 2
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
HSVC specialization4HSVC organization course4Vacation0Co-op0
HSVC elective4HSVC specialization4  
Elective4Elective4  
Elective4Elective4  
 EESH 20001  
 16 17 0 0
Year 3
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
Co-op0ENGW 33154Elective4Co-op0
 HUSV 37004HSVC specialization4 
 HSVC specialization4  
 Elective4  
 0 16 8 0
Year 4
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
Co-op0HUSV 39004HSVC specialization4Co-op0
 HUSV 49946Elective4 
 Elective4  
 HSVC diverse population course4  
 0 18 8 0
Year 5
FallHoursSpringHours  
Co-op0HUSV 47004  
 HSVC elective4  
 Upper-division elective4  
 Elective4  
 0 16  
Total Hours: 132

Five Years, Three Co-ops in Spring/Summer 1

Year 1
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
HUSV 10001HUSV 23004Vacation0Vacation0
HUSV 11014HSVC elective4  
ENGW 11114Elective4  
MATH 12154Elective4  
Elective4   
 17 16 0 0
Year 2
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
HSVC specialization4Co-op0Co-op0Elective4
HSVC elective4  Elective4
Elective4   
Elective4   
EESH 20001   
 17 0 0 8
Year 3
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
HSVC organization course4Co-op0Co-op0HSVC specialization4
HSVC diverse population course4  Elective4
ENGW 33154   
Elective4   
 16 0 0 8
Year 4
FallHoursSpringHoursSummer 1HoursSummer 2Hours
HUSV 37004Co-op0Co-op0Vacation0
Elective4   
HSVC specialization4   
HSVC elective4   
 16 0 0 0
Year 5
FallHoursSpringHours  
HUSV 49946HUSV 47004  
HUSV 39004HSVC specialization4  
HSVC specialization4Elective4  
Elective4Elective4  
 18 16  
Total Hours: 132