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AA Human Services

Associate of Arts - Human Services (67 credits)

The Human Services Associates Degree will transfer toward a Human Services minor in the Bachelor of Arts in Family Studies at the University of New Mexico Albuquerque. The credit earned through the AA degree in Human Services may also be used toward a Human Services minor in the Bachelor of University Studies degree. The following courses are required for the Associates in Human Services.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (9):

Communications (9):
ENGL 110 Accelerated Composition 3cr
ENGL 120 Composition III 3cr
CJ 130 Public Speaking 3cr
Behavioral & Social Science (12):
ANTH 101 Introduction to Anthropology OR
ANTH 130 Cultures of the World 3cr
ECON 105 Intro to Macroeconomics 3cr
PSY 105 General Psychology 3cr
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3cr
Fine Arts (3) 3cr
Humanities (6) 6cr
Mathematics (3):
MATH 121 College Algebra OR
STAT 145 Intro to Statistics 3cr
Physical and Natural Sciences (4):
BIOL 110/112L Biology for Non-Majors w/Lab 4cr
Second Language (3) 3cr
HUMAN SERVICES CORE (24):
HS 101 Introduction to Human Services OR
FS 281 Introduction to Family Studies 3cr
FS 213 Marriage & Family Relations 3cr
HS 102 Principles of Interviewing 3cr
HS 105 Group Dynamics 3cr
HS 109 Techniques of Assessment & Intervention 3cr
HS 250 Clinical Experience in Human Services 3cr
HS 251 Clinical Experience 3cr
PSY 220 Developmental Psychology 3cr
ELECTIVES (3):
(Must be approved by Human Services Advisor)
Elective 3cr

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCING:

Recommended Course Sequence for Full-time Students (Part-time Students should see an Academic Advisor to customize their educational plan)

Term 1 - 18cr/hrs

ENGL 110 Accelerated Composition 3cr
HS 101 Introduction to Human Services OR
FS 281 Introduction to Family Studies 3cr
HS 102 Principles of Interviewing 3cr
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3cr
PSY 105 General Psychology 3cr
Fine Arts Elective 3cr

Term 2 - 16cr/hrs

ENGL 120 Composition III 3cr
ANTH 101 Introduction to Anthropology OR
ANTH 130 Cultures of the World 3cr
BIOL 110/112L Biology for Non-Majors w/Lab 4cr
HS 105 Group Dynamics 3cr
HS 109 Techniques of Assessment & Intervention 3cr

Term 3 - 18cr/hrs

FS 213 Marriage & Family Relations 3cr
PSY 220 Developmental Psychology 3cr
HS 250 Clinical Experience in Human Services 3cr
Humanities Elective 6cr
Second Language Elective 3cr

Term 4 - 15cr/hrs

CJ 130 Public Speaking 3cr
ECON 105 Intro to Macroeconomics 3cr
HS 251 Clinical Experience 3cr
MATH 121 College Algebra OR
STAT 145 Intro to Statistics 3cr
Elective 3cr

**Summer Semester as needed.
If you're starting in the Fall semester; Spring/Fall can be interchangeable.

Contact:

Student Services Advisement Center: (505) 863-7520.

LaVerne Chischilly,Lecturer III/Chair, Health Careers
Phone: (505) 863-7597
Room: GH 2210P
Email: lachisch@unm.edu