Bachelor of Human Services Degree


BHS Orientation:
You must complete the BHS orientation before applying. Access the Orientation & Information presentation (pdf).

BHS Application:
Get the BHS Application here (doc).

BHS Contact:
bhs@uaa.alaska.edu

Program Outcomes:

 

Graduates of this program will be able   to:

 
  1. Analyze and navigate community based human   services agencies, service delivery systems and secure a variety of community   resources,  
  2. Apply a strengths-based approach to working   with people and their problems in living,
  3. Effectively use intervention and core   paraprofessional counseling skills,  
  4. Apply their acquired human services skills   in a service agency to include assessment, interviewing, treatment planning,   service delivery, and paraprofessional counseling,
  5. Demonstrate consolidation of knowledge   through three areas of learning including:
  • Understanding of an agency, its target   population and services delivered, and interaction with their community   partners,
  • Development of professional self and   identity with appropriate use of supervision,
  • Application of client/community   intervention skills,  
  1. Understand qualifications required for   employment as a Human Service Professional.