BS in Human Services

Learn how to effectively deliver human services to those in need.

Overview

Overview

Our Bachelor of Science in Human Services prepares you to make a lasting difference in the lives of individuals, families and neighborhoods by developing your interpersonal and communication skills. You’ll also understand how to utilize community resources and work in support of nonprofit, private and government agencies.

What You'll Learn

In our BS in Human Services program, accessible 100% online, you’ll explore how local, state and federal resources and assistance programs can assist various client populations. Whether it’s helping refugees in need of housing or working with developmentally disabled youngsters, you’ll learn how to effectively administer counseling and support.

Featured Courses:

  • Issues in Professional Practice: Sociology
  • Delivery of Human Services
  • Substance Abuse
See sample curriculum here. Find textbooks and materials required for each specific term.

Accreditation

New England College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), the nation’s oldest accrediting association, through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Careers

The BS in Human Services program can position you for career opportunities in nonprofit and for-profit social service agencies, and state and local governments. Graduates may also continue their education in pursuit of professional roles such as clinical social worker and mental health counselor. Possible career paths include:

  • Child Advocate
  • Social Worker
  • Mental Health Counselor
  • Juvenile Court Liaison
  • Youth Worker

Time to Complete

4

Credits Per Course

7

Weeks Per Course

30

Total Courses

4

Years to Complete

Learn More

Discover what makes New England College different from any other school, and learn more about our program offerings, tuition and the advantages of online learning.

Discover what makes New England College different from any other school, and learn more about our program offerings, tuition and the advantages of online learning.

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