Bachelor of Science in Human Services
Shorter University

Program Details

An online Bachelor of Science degree in Human Services is available to the working adult student through Shorter University.  This program takes an interdisciplinary approach to enhance skills and techniques in research and therapeutic application.  Studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Global and domestic issues
  • Diversity
  • Professional ethics

This online human services degree provides flexibility in course scheduling, designed for working adult students.  Develop skills in problem-solving, opportunity development, and analysis through studies focused on trends and methods of the most current professional practices.  Graduates with this online bachelor’s degree may find entry-level career opportunities in social work, client-centered mental health practices, psychology, and more.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Shorter University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.25 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • ACT/SAT test scores may be waived for students out of high school for over five years.