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Bachelor of Science in Human Services in Youth/Family Services & Administration

Program Details

Purdue University Global offers an online Bachelor of Science in Human Services in Youth/Family Services & Administration. The curriculum blends theory and practice, giving students the opportunity to critically explore the public and private policies that drive the day-to-day operations of human service administration agencies and how they can best intervene on behalf of the clients they serve. A variety of courses from multiple disciplines, including human services, criminal justice, and social services administration, provide students with a well-rounded perspective to better assess and address the needs of clients.

The program is designed to help you:

  • Apply critical thinking to real-world situations 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the theoretical bases, best practices, and historical and current trends related to the human services profession 
  • Identify, plan, and utilize resources to improve client situations 
  • Behave professionally, ethically, and legally in the workplace 
  • Utilize information and systems to appropriately manage and deliver human services 
  • Understand the importance of culture, gender, diversity, and global perspectives when working with clients 
  • Work with diverse funding sources, influence policy, and intervene on behalf of those in need

Requirements

  • Evidence of high school graduation or equivalent

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Restrictions

Not authorized for residents in: California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin.