Associate of Science in Human Services
University of the Cumberlands

Program Details

University of the Cumberlands offers the online Associate of Science in Human Services. This degree emphasizes the foundational knowledge and skills required to work within the helping profession.  The coursework stresses self-awareness and understanding of personal values, with the goal of fostering appreciation of diversity and the needs of humanity.  Areas of study are professional helping skills, behavioral theory, and current social issues. Students will be equipped to conduct ethical practice, establish appropriate boundaries, and apply their skills within professional environments that offer services to people.

Career opportunities with this degree include the following:

  • Adult Daycare Case Manager
  • Mental Health Case Worker
  • Home Health Case Manager
  • Social Service Worker
  • Life Skills Instructor

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Official transcripts
  • GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Official scores from either the ACT or SAT

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges