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ASSOCIATE OF ARTS DEGREE WITH AN EMPHASIS IN HUMAN SERVICES

This program provides courses to students who are interested in pursuing a career in the field of Human Services. Students are oriented into the Human Service fields, which address community, social, political, and economic issues. An overview of theoretical and historical perspectives of Human Services provide a basis for the application of basic helping skills and a broad understanding of local and national services and programs.

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  • Current Advising Sheet
  • 2014-2016 Advising Sheet
  • 2012-2014 Advising Sheet

    Degree Requirements

    General Education Requirements

    Class Description Credits
    Communication
    ENG 150 Introduction to Literature 3
    ENG 151 Freshman Compostion 3
    SPH 153 Introduction to Speech 3
    Total: 9
    Information & Technology Literacy
    ICT 150 Introduction to Computers 3
    Total: 3
    Critical Thinking
    MAT 151 Intermediate Algebra 3
    PHSCI 150/150L Physical Science 4
    Total: 7
    Global Awareness & Cultural Competence
    Select one 3 credit course from the following options and HIS 162 for a total of six (6) credits
    HIS 150 American History I 3
    HIS 151 American History II 3
    HIS 170 World Civilization I 3
    HIS 171 World Civilization II 3
    HIS 162 Pacific History
    (required)
    3
    Total: 6
    Personal Development & Responsibility
    PSY 150 Introduction to Psychology 3
    OR
    HEA 150 Introduction to Health Science 3
    Total: 3
    Total GER Credits: 28

    Co-Foundational Requirements

    Class Description Credits
    Select 8-9 credits from one of the following clusters:
    Cluster I: General Services
    HSV 150 Introduction to Human Services 3
    HSV 160 Psychological & Achievement Testing 3
    HSV 165 Career Delvelopment & Information Systems 3
    HSV 299 Human Services Practicum/Work Experience 2
    Cluster II: Counseling Services
    HSV 150 Introduction to Human Services 3
    HSV 155 Introduction to Counseling & Guidance 3
    HSV 200 General Counseling I 3
    HSV 220 Multicultural Guidance & Counseling 3
    HSV 250 Survey of Substance Abuse Problems 3
    Total Career Development Credits: 8-9

    Core Foundational Requirements

    Class Description Credits
    English
    ENG 251 Sophomore Composition 3
    Total: 3
    Humanities
    REL 150 World Religions 3
    OR
    PHIL 150 Introduction to Psychology 3
    Total: 3
    History
    HIS 151 American History II 3
    OR
    HIS 171 World Civilizations II 3
    Total: 3
    Mathematics
    MAT 250 College Algebra & Trigonometry 4
    Total: 4
    Physical Education
    Select any 1 credit P.E. Course 1
    Total: 1
    Samoan & Pacific Studies
    Select one 3 or 4 credit course
    SAM 101A Conversational Samoan 1 3
    SAM 101B Conversational Samoan 2 3
    SAM 111 Introduction to the Samoan Language 3
    SAM 151/151L Freshman Samoan 4
    Total: 3-4
    Science
    BIO 150/150L Introduction to Biological Science 4
    OR
    BIO 180/180L Biology I 4
    Total: 4
    Social Science
    PSY 250 Human Development
    (required)
    3
    Total: 6
    Total Core Requirement Credits: 24-25

    Total Credits

    Class Credits
    General Education Requirements 28
    Core Foundational Requirements 24-25
    Co-Foundational Requirements 8-9
    Total Credits: 60-62