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Bachelor of General Studies in Social and Health Services

This program is intended for students employed in social service agencies and health care facilities, or those seeking employment in such areas. Aside from other requirements for the baccalaureate degree, students pursuing the social and health services program must complete the core curriculum requirements, the following 8 courses, and sufficient electives to total 120 credits.

Total Major Credits (24 credits)

Required Courses (9 credits)

SHS 100 Foundations of Social & Health Services  
SHS 352 Social and Health Services Policy  
SHS 454

 Social and Health Services Research Methods


Major Electives (15 credits)
Select five courses in Social and Health Services.

Core Curriculum (30 credits)

Includes two writing courses (including, Expository Writing or
the equivalent); a Mathematics skills course; and at least one
approved course from each of the following categories: Natural
Science, Humanities, Fine Arts, Social Science; and additional
liberal arts electives for a total of 30 credits.

Electives (66 credits)

Total Credits required to Graduate (120 credits)