About the CCPS Human Services Major with an Optional Leadership Concentration

Major Total Credit Hours 36 or 48
General Education 47
Electives 29-41
Total Credit Hours 124 (minimum)

The Bachelor of Science in Human Services equips students with the skills required to serve clients in a variety of public outreach organizations. Drury University's degree offers a combination of psychology and sociology courses with an optional leadership concentration. Human services graduates work alongside social workers,detectives, doctors, and other specialists who help individuals tackle major challenges in their lives. Many human services programs provide intervention for citizens with substance abuse problems or victims of crime or violence.


Program Requirements

Credit Hours

Prerequisites

Lower-
Division
Courses

3 hrs
3 hrs

None

3 hrs

None

3 hrs

PSYC 101, SOCI 101 or CRIM 102 and a college- level math course

3 hrs None
3 hrs None

Upper-
Division
Courses

3 hrs

None

3 hrs None
3 hrs None
3 hrs None
3 hrs None
3 hrs

Senior Status


Optional
Leadership
Concentration 

3 hrs None

Optional
Leadership 
Concentration
(Choose 3)

3 hrs None

3 hrs

None

3 hrs

None

3 hrs

None

3 hrs

None

TOTAL MAJOR CREDIT HOURS

36 or 48 hrs


Students should complete all 100-and 200-level requirements before accumulating 60 credit hours (junior status).