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Bachelor of Science in Human Services

Program Details

Shorter University offers the Bachelor of Science in Human Services, a program where students will gain an understanding of the human developmental process and will learn to use their diagnostic skills to analyze and to manage behavioral issues. Students will also gain an understanding of global and domestic problems, cross-cultural differences, diversity, as well as the ethical responsibilities of their profession. 

Job titles that can be obtained with this degree include the following:

  • Adult Services Worker
  • Intake Coordinator
  • Substance Abuse Worker
  • Elderly Services Provider
  • Psychiatric Assistant
  • Case Manager

Requirements

  • A high school transcript
  • ACT/SAT test score (waived for students out of high school for over five years)
  • A high school GPA average of 2.25 or better on a 4.0 scale
  • College transcripts with a 2.0 GPA or higher (if applicable)

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Restrictions

Online programs that require internships and practicums may require additional state authorization requirements in California, Florida and Massachusetts.