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Graduates of the Human and Social Services associate degree program at Bryant & Stratton College will be prepared to begin a career in a number of different areas within the human and social services field. Students will develop the ability to address and treat the ever-changing needs of patients and clients. The associate degree program in Human and Social Services also places a strong emphasis on the ethical and legal procedures within the field to ensure that graduates have an understanding of vital industry regulations and procedures.
Additional points of emphasis of the Human and Social Services associate degree program include subjects such as the diversity of influences that affect clients and ensuring that the proper ethical responsibilities are followed in providing treatment. Students take courses that draw on expertise required in psychology careers along with common practices in the counseling field. Some of the positions students will be prepared to fill are crisis intervention, case management, and social and human services assistant.
The Human & Social Services associate degree program will provide students with the ability to:
Human and Social Services Academic Program Disclosures
The Human and Social Services associate degree program is available for study with Bryant & Stratton College Online. The online Human and Social Services associate degree program follows the same outcomes and curriculum as the campus-based program with the added flexibility and convenience of an online degree program. Students can expect to receive the same personal touch and support as provided by our campus faculty and staff.
Credits earned in online classes at Bryant & Stratton College are the same as credits earned in campus-based classes at Bryant & Stratton College.
Demand for human and social service assistants is growing much faster than average according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. With a strong emphasis on legal and ethical procedures, graduates with a Human and Social Services associate degree are prepared to address client needs. They may find employment with nonprofit organizations, service agencies, or state and local governments.
Major Requirements (33 credits)
To learn more about the Human & Social Services associate degree please refer to our course catalog.