Credit Distribution

I. General Education Featured Courses (45 Credits)

TESU Featured Courses are listed as a guide. Other courses may satisfy the areas and can be viewed on our website under General Education Courses.  For more information see About Our General Education Program.  To plan your program please contact an academic advisor.

A. Intellectual and Practical Skills (15 Credits)

ENC-1010 Writing for Success3
ENC-1020 Writing for Success II3
COM-2090 Public Speaking3
MAT-1050 Applied Liberal Arts Mathematics3
SOS-1100 Fact, Fiction, or Fake? Information Literacy Today 3
For all TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Intellectual and Practical Skills.

B. Civic and Global Leadership (9 Credits)

SOC-3220 Cultural Diversity in the United States3
ETH-2200 Leading the Way: A Path Towards Ethical Leadership3
POS-1100 American Government3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Civic and Global Leadership.

C. Knowledge of Human Cultures (15 Credits)

PSY-1010 Introduction to Psychology3
SOC-1010 Our Changing World: An Introduction to Sociology3
PSY-1010 and SOC-1010 are required.

Select three featured courses:

ANT-1010 Introduction to Anthropology3
HIS-2100 American Civil Rights Movement3
SOC-2100 Marriage and the Family3
SOC-2420 Juvenile Delinquency3
SOC-2910 Criminology3

D. Scientific Knowledge (6 Credits)

EAS-1010 General Earth Science3
BIO-2080 The Science of Nutrition3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Scientific Knowledge.

II. Areas of Study Requirements (12 Credits)

Theoretical Foundation Courses (3 Credits)

Theoretical Foundation courses include those pertaining to theory, knowledge, and skills of the human services profession.

Intervention Courses (3 Credits)

Intervention courses include those that emphasize theory and knowledge bases for interventions and criteria for selection of appropriate interventions.

Client Population Courses (3 Credits)

Client Population courses include those which emphasize the range of populations served and needs addressed by human services professionals. 

Associate Capstone (3 Credits)

HUS-2950 Associate-Level Human Services Capstone3

III. Electives (3 Credits)

For TESU course options, go to Elective Courses.

TESU accepts credits in transfer from accredited institutions as well as non-collegiate providers. View information and resources on where you may find additional learning experiences.

Total Credit Hours: 60