Associate of Applied Science in Human Services
Great Basin College

Program Details

The Associate of Applied Science in Human Services is an online human services degree from Great Basin College.  This program is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment in such settings as social service agencies, mental health centers, correctional institutions, substance abuse treatment facilities, community health education organizations, and more.  You will gain the knowledge and skills needed to work in helping professions with ethical and effective client interaction.  Courses teach students about evidence-based behavioral health interventions and transformational change processes so that they are ready to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals, families, and communities.  A Certificate of Achievement in Substance Abuse Counselor Training and a Certificate of Achievement in Human Services may also be earned while completing requirements for this human services degree online.


  • High school or diploma for degree-seeking students
  • SAT, ACT or placement tests
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities