Human Services | Fall 2019-Present

College-wide curricula of record

The AAS in Human Services curriculum at Ivy Tech is valid in the following locations: 

Anderson - Bloomington – Columbus - Evansville - Fort Wayne - Indianapolis – Kokomo – Lafayette – Lake County – Lawrenceburg – Logansport – Marion – Muncie - Richmond – Sellersburg – South Bend/Elkhart - Terre Haute – Valparaiso

Ivy Tech curriculum details

  • The following suggested sequence includes all course requirements for this degree. You must consult with an academic advisor to determine which electives best meet your career goals.
  • Also available statewide via distance education
  • Students need to earn the Statewide Transfer Gen Ed Core Certificate (STGEC)  or the Indiana College Core for MATH123 to apply to their IUPUI degree. If the student is not going to complete the STGEC or the Indiana College Core, the student should complete MATH135 or MATH136.

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^ = Capstone course

[] = Not offered in an online format

Your first two years at Ivy Tech

Course number Course name Credit hours
ENGL 111English Composition3
HUMS 101Introduction to Human Services3
[]HUMS 102Helping Relationship Techniques3
IVYT 116Student Success in Public Service1
MATH 123Quantitative Reasoning or Higher3
PSYC 101Introduction to Psychology3
Semester total: 16

Course number Course name Credit hours 
[]HUMS 103Interviewing and Assessment3
SOCI 111Introduction to Sociology3
XXXX XXXHuman Services Statewide Elective3
Choose 3 credits from the following:
BIOL 100Human Biology3
BIOL 101Introductory Biology3
Choose 3 credits from the following:
COMM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking3
COMM 102Introduction to Interpersonal Communications3
Semester total: 15

Course number Course name Credit hours 
[]HUMS 201Internship I3
[]HUMS 206Group Process and Skills3
HUMS 220Issues and Ethics in Human Services3
XXXX XXXHuman Services Statewide Elective3
XXXX XXXHuman Services Statewide Elective3
Semester total: 15

Course number Course name Credit hours 
[]HUMS 202Internship II3
HUMS 279Human Services Capstone Course2
XXXX XXXHuman Services Statewide Elective3
XXXX XXXHuman Services Statewide Elective3
Choose 3 credits from the following:
HUMS 109Understanding Diversity3
HUMS 270Multicultural Practice3
Semester total: 14
Total hours: 60

IUPUI curriculum details

  • Total credit requirement to earn a BS in Organizational Leadership is 120.

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* = Effective fall 2019, all Ivy Tech and VU transfer students who have never attended a 4-year college, are encouraged to take an 8-week transitions seminar course for OL majors. Students who transfer more than 60 credit hours with grades of C or higher in all courses may request to attend a 1-day, non-credit department transitions seminar.

** = Core requirements must be taken in sequence with all 100-/200-level requirements completed before OLS 39000. OLS 10000 must be taken in the students first semester and OLS 48700/OLS 49000 must be in final semester. Students cannot complete the program in fewer than three full-time semesters at IUPUI.

*** = Students who complete the Statewide Transfer General Education Core Certificate at Ivy Tech may have coursework that fulfills the OL requirements for a 2nd life/physical science, arts/humanities, and cultural understanding electives. If courses are complete prior to transfer, students may take open electives to meet the minimum 120 credit hours to complete the B.S. degree in Organizational Leadership.