Social Science, Major in Human Services

Transfer Programs
Degree
Associate of Science
Length
Four-semester (two-year) program
Purpose

The Associate of Science in Social Science, Major in Human Services is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in the human services field or transfer to a four-year institution to complete a bachelor’s degree in human services.

Requirements

All students will be required to demonstrate college readiness through transcript review or informed self-placement. Based on this review, students may request or be required to enroll in prerequisite or corequisite math and/or English courses. Students are encouraged to become acquainted with the requirements of the college or university to which she or he is considering for transfer and to regularly consult with his/her community college advisor in planning their program and selecting electives. Students should successfully complete all community college courses meeting the grade requirement of “C”.

First Semester

Course # Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Credits Transfer
BIO 101 3 3 4
ENG 111 3 0 3
Virginias Public Colleges & Universities
Virginia Tech
ENGL 1105
Radford University
CORE 101
Old Dominion University
ENGL 110C
Virginias Private Colleges & Universities
Bluefield College
ENG 1013/1023, GEN ED
Liberty University
ENGL 101
Emory & Henry College
ENG 100
HMS 100 3 0 3
PSY 200 3 0 3
Virginias Public Colleges & Universities
Virginia Tech
PSYC 1004
Radford University
PSYC 121
Old Dominion University
PSYC 201S
Virginias Private Colleges & Universities
Bluefield College
PSY 1013
Liberty University
PSYC 101
SDV 100 1 0 1
Virginias Public Colleges & Universities
Radford University
UNIV 100 elective
MTH 154 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 16 3 17  

Second Semester

Course # Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Credits Transfer
BIO 102 3 3 4
ENG 112 3 0 3
HMS 228 3 0 3
MTH 155 3 0 3
SOC 200 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 15 3 16  

Third Semester

Course # Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Credits Transfer
CST 100 3 0 3
Virginias Public Colleges & Universities
Radford University
COMS 114
HMS 121 3 0 3
ITE 152 3 0 3
PSY 215 3 0 3
SOC 215 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 12 0 15  

Fourth Semester

Course # Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Credits Transfer
ELE 1 PHI 100 or REL 230 3 0 3
HMS 122 3 0 3
HMS 290 3 0 3
HUM 201 1 3 0 3
PSY 230 3 0 3
Virginias Public Colleges & Universities
Virginia Tech
PSYC 2034
Radford University
PSYC 230
Old Dominion University
PSYC 203S
Virginias Private Colleges & Universities
Bluefield College
PSY 2043
Liberty University
PSYC 210
Emory & Henry College
Elective Credit
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 15 0 15