Human Services
leading to an Associate of Arts Degree

Required Courses

 Course # Credit Hours 
____PSYC2303Human Adjustment
____PSYC2953Human Sexuality
____SOCI2103The Family
____SOCI2403Social Problems
____COMM1503Interpersonal Communication
____HEED2802Contemporary Health Issues
CHOOSE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING COURSES (3 credits):
____PSYC2203Human Development*
____PSYC2403Child Development

PLUS: 3 additional credit hours from approved courses below:

 Course # Credit Hours 
____PSYC2603Statistics and Data Analysis* ##
____ECON2013Macroeconomics*
____PHIL2103Ethics*
____BIOL1113Human Biology##
____LEGL2003Law & Society
____BUSI1603Introduction to Management

FOREIGN LANGUAGE: Not required.
LIBERAL STUDIES PROGRAM: As listed on the appropriate Liberal Studies Check sheet.
Among REQUIREMENTS FOR GRADUATION, the student must have a Grade Point Average of 2.0 or better on the courses credited on this Check sheet.
The student must complete a minimum of 60 credit hours
*Indicates courses that also meet Liberal Studies requirements.
##Courses which are recommended for those seeking to go into a BSW program.

Academic Policies for Associate Degrees

  1. 2.00 Cumulative grade point average in all courses required for graduation.
  2. All prerequisites must be met for admission to specific courses.
  3. Admissions standards are identical to those in effect for bachelor’s degree program.
  4. Associate degree students will be eligible for consideration for Dean’s List on the same basis as bachelor degree students.
  5. Associate degree students will be eligible for consideration for class honors on the same basis as bachelor degree students.
  6. No more than four one-credit courses may be counted among the electives selected to meet graduation requirements.
  7. Twenty of the last forty semester hours must be taken under auspices of Alderson Broaddus University.