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HUMAN SERVICES

DEGREE: Associate in Applied Science with a major in Human Services

PREREQUISITES FOR ENTRANCE

Required Courses

High School: None
College: None

NOTE:  A grade of "C" or better is required for each prerequisite course.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

General Education Courses


Course Class Lab Credit
ENG 101 English Composition I 3 0 3
MAT 155 Contemporary Mathematics 3 0 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3 0 3
SPC 205 Public Speaking 3 0 3
XXX XXX Elective: Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
15 0 15

Required Major Core Courses


Course Class Lab Credit
HUS 101 Introduction To Human Services
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
PSY 105 Personal/interpersonal Psychology
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
PSY 201 General Psychology
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
PSY 203 Human Growth and Development 3 0 3
PSY 230 Interviewing Techniques
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
15 0 15

Other Hours Required for Graduation


Course Class Lab Credit
CPT 170 Microcomputer Applications 3 0 3
HUS 110 Orientation to Human Services
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
1 0 1
HUS 205 Gerontology
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
HUS 208 Alcohol and Drug Abuse 3 0 3
HUS 251 Supervised Field Placement II 1 12 4
HUS 255 Supervised Field Placement III 1 12 4
PSY 212 Abnormal Psychology 3 0 3
PSY 215 Psychology of The Mentally Retarded 3 0 3
PSY 218 Behavior Modification
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
PSY 231 Counseling Techniques 3 0 3
PSY 235 Group Dynamics
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
PSY 237 Crisis Management 3 0 3
SOC 205 Social Problems 3 0 3
33 24 39
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  69

SEMESTER CURRICULUM

SEMESTER 1 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
ENG 101 English Composition I 3 0 3
HUS 101 Introduction To Human Services
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
HUS 110 Orientation to Human Services
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
1 0 1
PSY 105 Personal/interpersonal Psychology
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
PSY 201 General Psychology
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
13 0 13

SEMESTER 2 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
CPT 170 Microcomputer Applications 3 0 3
PSY 203 Human Growth and Development 3 0 3
PSY 218 Behavior Modification
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
PSY 235 Group Dynamics
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
XXX XXX Elective: Humanities/Fine Arts 3 0 3
15 0 15

SEMESTER 3 (Summer)


Course Class Lab Credit
MAT 155 Contemporary Mathematics 3 0 3
PSY 212 Abnormal Psychology 3 0 3
PSY 230 Interviewing Techniques
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3 0 3
12 0 12

SEMESTER 4 (Fall)


Course Class Lab Credit
HUS 208 Alcohol and Drug Abuse 3 0 3
HUS 251 Supervised Field Placement II 1 12 4
PSY 231 Counseling Techniques 3 0 3
SPC 205 Public Speaking 3 0 3
10 12 13

SEMESTER 5 (Spring)


Course Class Lab Credit
HUS 205 Gerontology
*Prerequisite for Field Placement
3 0 3
HUS 255 Supervised Field Placement III 1 12 4
PSY 215 Psychology of The Mentally Retarded 3 0 3
PSY 237 Crisis Management 3 0 3
SOC 205 Social Problems 3 0 3
13 12 16
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  69

PROGRAM AND EMPLOYMENT TIDBITS

Contact Person: Tony Fowler

Waiting List: No

Local Starting Salary: $17,500.00

Local Average Salary: $18,500.00

National Starting Salary: $20,000.00

National Average Salary: $21,500.00