Degree Programs & Certificates


The University of Alaska   Anchorage, Department of Human Services offers both an Associate of Applied   Science (AAS) degree, preparing students for entry level   employment, and a Bachelor of Human Services (BHS) practitioners degree which   prepares students to work effectively in any community based human services   setting dedicated to the empowerment of clients through education,   paraprofessional counseling, and human service practice. The AAS is   articulated with the baccalaureate degree in a "two plus two"   sequence. The program offers specialized areas in alcohol and substance   abuse, disabilities, diversity issues, or family and youth.

The Occupational Endorsement Certificate in Conflict Resolution   is offered through the Human Services Department as well as the Minor in   Addiction Studies.  

The   Human Services Department also offers a Graduate Certificate in Advanced   Human Service Systems.