Human Services Program within the Business Administration Degree

The Business Administration Degree with a Human Services program provides students with an essential foundation in business and skills for either direct entry into the human services workplace or entrance to graduate programs in business. The primary objective of this major is to provide a well-rounded, business-oriented program in which students may achieve skills with the IW philosophies of critical thinking, problem-solving, communication skills, and civic engagement.

Human Services Program Requirements:

Complete all of the following:

  • CJ 231 Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • CJ 260 Criminal Law and Individual Rights
  • PSYC131 General Psychology
  • PSYC 361 Abnormal Psychology
  • SOC 243 Social Problems
  • SOC 310 Race and Ethnicity

Choose one (1) elective:

  • PSYC/SOC 205 The Family
  • PSYC 209 Social Psychology
  • PSYC 326 Introduction to Counseling
  • PSYC 372 Positive Psychology

Business Administration Requirements:

  • All concentrations are required to complete the core business requirements

Career Opportunities in Human Services

  • Social Worker
  • Community Outreach Coordinator
  • Human Services Administrator
  • Community Service Manager
  • Family Service Coordinator

  • Court Support Workers
  • Family Court Advocate
  • Crisis Support Worker
  • Grant Writer
  • Emergency Services Manager

Career Outcomes

2021 Median Pay
Social Worker