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-101 English Composition I3
ENC-102 English Composition II3
COM-209 Public Speaking3
MAT-105 Applied Liberal Arts Mathematics3
SOS-110 Critical Information Literacy3
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-322 Cultural Diversity in the United States3
ETH-220 Leading the Way: A Path Towards Ethical Leadership3
POS-110 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)

SOC-101 Our Changing World An Introduction to Sociology3
PSY-101 Introduction to Psychology3
HIS-113 American History I3
SOC-101 and PSY-101 is required.

Select two featured courses:

SOC-291 Criminology3
HIS-114 American History II3
HIS-121 Introduction to World History I3
HUM-103 Introduction to the Humanities III: Music3
PHI-130 Introduction to Critical Reasoning3
FIL-110 American Cinema3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Knowledge of Human Cultures.

D. Scientific Knowledge (6 Credits)

EAS-101 General Earth Science3
BIO-208 The Science of Nutrition3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Scientific Knowledge.

II. Area of Study in Human Services (54 Credits)

A. Core Requirements (30 Credits)

     Theoretical Foundation (9)

     Intervention (i.e., PSY-331 Intro to Counseling) (6)

     Client Populations (i.e., PSY-350 Abnormal Psychology) (6)

     Management (i.e., MAN-210) (6)

     Research Methods (i.e. SOS-492) (3)

B. Professional Track (18 Credits)

(18 credits at the 300-400 level in one area of study such as gerontology, administration, mental health, administration of justice, emergency disaster services)

C. Capstone (6 Credits)

HUS-495 Bachelor-Level Human Services Capstone6

III. Electives (21 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: 120