HUMAN SERVICES - FAMILY STUDIES
Workforce Development Degree
This option provides graduates with additional knowledge and skills to serve at-risk families and children in settings addressing prevention and intervention in child abuse, domestic violence, welfare assistance, youth supervision, adoption services, special needs and disabilities, child advocacy, shelters, and foster care. This degree may also transfer to baccalaureate institutions. Students should consult an academic advisor for transfer information.
Degree Awarded: Associate in Applied Science
Semester plan available through faculty advisement.
General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 30-31
Communications 9 hours
*ENGL 1113 Composition I
and select 6 credit hours from the following:
each course must be from a different discipline
*ENGL 2413 or other ENGL literature course
Humanities 9 hours
Select 9 credit hours from three different disciplines designated as Humanities. See General Education requirements.
Science/Math 6-7 hours
Select one course from two of the following disciplines:
PHYS or PHSC
GEOL or GEOG
Social Science 6 hours
POLS 1113 American Federal Government
and select one course from the following:
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492 to Civil War Era
HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War Era to Present
Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 33
^Human Services 24 hours
HSVC 1113 Principles of Human Services
HSVC 1213 Basic Counseling Skills
HSVC 2003 Family Relationships
HSVC 2023 Lifespan Development
*HSVC 2053 Human Services Applications/Case Management
*HSVC 2113 Internship
*HSVC 2203 Parent-Child Relations
*HSVC 2613 Gerontology in Human Services
Psychology/Sociology 3 hours
Select one course from the following:
PSYC 1113 Introduction to Psychology
SOCI 1113 Introduction to Sociology
Computer Information Systems 3 hours
Select 3 credit hours from any of the Computer Information
Systems (CSYS/CSCI) courses.
Controlled Electives 3 hours
Foreign Languages – Any Courses
^Human Services – Any Courses
PHED 1113 Personal, School, and Community Health
PHED 2212 First Aid
PSYC any courses
PSYC 2133/SOCI 1133 Crisis Intervention and Experience
SOCI any courses
*SOCI 2013 Marriage and Family
Total Credit Hours: 63-64
*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).
^ Students must earn a grade of “C” or better in HSVC courses in order to progress to advanced courses in the program, or gain permission of instructor or associate dean.
General education requirements can be found at: www.tulsacc.edu/gened.