Mother Theresa once said "To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it." A dedicated human services professional fuels the human spirit through the highly-respected work of helping those in need. Earning a bachelor's in human services degree is an important first step for anyone who is looking to pursue a career in this field.
At Post University, our Bachelor of Science in Human Services Degree program faculty members bring extensive professional experience and strong academic credentials to the program. Their myriad accomplishments enable them to foster an appreciation for the unique values and characteristics of the human service professional and the belief in the possibility of personal and social change.
A bachelor's in human services degree from Post University will provide you with the tools and experience you need to become a responsive professional equipped with the knowledge and experience to succeed in a variety of human service occupations and advanced professional graduate study.
Throughout the course of their studies, students in the Bachelor of Science in Human Services Degree program develop competencies in human service practice methodologies and case management techniques. All students are required to complete two field experiences and are encouraged to seek cooperative experiences as part of the degree program.
|HUMAN SERVICES DEGREE PROGRAM FAST FACTS|
|STUDENTS IN THIS DEGREE PROGRAM||75|
|AVERAGE CLASS SIZE||10|
|2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS||9|
|NORMAL PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME||4 years|
|DEGREE PROGRAM COST|
|4-Year Degree Program Tuition and Fees*||$109,800|
|4-Year Room and Board*||$41,720|
|Approximate Program Text Book Cost*||$6,000|
|*This is the cost of the entire degree program using current tuition and room and board rates. Actual program cost will vary depending on the amount of financial aid provided and whether or not students transfer in any credits. For current tuition rates, go to http://www.post.edu/maincampus/tuition.shtml.|
|OCCUPATIONS (This degree will prepare you for careers including, but not limited to, the ones listed below.)|
|Substance Abuse & Behavior Disorders Counselor||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/21-1011.00|
|Social and Community Service Managers||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-9151.00|
|Social and Human Service Assistants||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/21-1093.00|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/21-1021.00|
|Community Health Workers||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/21-1094.00|
|Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/21-1092.00|