Bachelor of Science in Human Services
Upper Iowa University

Program Details

Help individuals, families, and communities function as effectively as possible with this online Human Services bachelor’s degree from Upper Iowa University. The major provides a broad interdisciplinary knowledge base focusing on both prevention and intervention.

Courses explore the socioeconomic, psychological, and political foundations of a multicultural society. Students will learn how to take that knowledge and use it to identify needs and provide services to help people in need. Graduates may continue their studies with a variety of master’s level programs such as psychology, social work, public administration, mental health counseling, marriage and family therapy, and leadership development.

Recent graduates from the program have found employment as:

  • Homeless outreach coordinator
  • Juvenile court liaison
  • Behavioral health aide
  • Veterans peer support specialist
  • Life skills instructor
  • Chemical dependency counselor
  • Reproductive health educator

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Upper Iowa University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score