Bachelor of Human Services Degree


Graduation Requirements

Students must complete the following graduation requirements: 

A.   General University Requirements

Complete the General University Requirements for Baccalaureate Degrees (described in the UAA Course Catalog).

B.   General Education Requirements

Complete the General Education Requirements for Baccalaureate Degrees (described in the UAA Course Catalog).

C.   Major Requirements

Complete the following Bachelor of Human Services (BHS) core requirements (36 credits):
  

Course NumberCourse TitleCredits
HUMS A321
Diversity Issues in Human Services Practice
3
HUMS A322
Service Coordination in Human Services Practice
3
HUMS A352
Human Services Administration
3
HUMS A412
Ethical Issues in Human Services Practice
3
HUMS A414
Advanced Case Management for Human Services Professionals
3
HUMS A415
Advanced Human Services Systems
3
HUMS A417
Substance Abuse Counseling for Human Services Professionals
3
HUMS A420
Introduction to Program Evaluation
3
HUMS A435
Individual and Group Facilitation
3
HUMS A461
Crisis Intervention
3
HUMS A495A
Human Services Practicum III
3
HUMS A496
Human Services Capstone
3

2.  Complete 6 credits from the following list of selectives:

Course Number
Course Title
Credits
HUMS A333
Alternative Dispute Resolution
3
HUMS A334
Family Mediation
3
HUMS A350
Men and Masculinity
3
HUMS A351
Career Development for Human Services Professionals
3
HUMS A416
Substance Abuse and the Older Adult
3

3.  A total of 121 credits is required for the degree, of which 42 credits must be upper division. 

For questions about the BHS degree or application process, please   email bhs@uaa.alaska.edu.