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Human Services Management, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
New York City, NY, United States
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics expects demand for bachelor-prepared Human Services Management professionals from Alfred State College SUNY College of Technology to grow faster than average through the next decade, especially in rural areas that already face a significant shortage of human services professionals.
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Overview

The Human Services Management program from Alfred State College SUNY College of Technology will prepare you as a generalist who can work with clients in a wide range of human services agencies and also can employ sound management practices. 

This interdisciplinary program will not only instruct you on how to offer direct service to clients, but also how to build a strong foundation in the basics of program management and supervision. The program requires you to take lower- and upper-level courses in the human services and additional courses in management, accounting, and leadership.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

  • Apply critical thinking skills in the context of professional practices.
  • Perform the basic operations of personal computer use and employ basic research techniques to locate, evaluate, and synthesize information from a variety of sources.
  • Communicate effectively and appropriately in oral and written forms.
  • Apply a core set of management skills in human resources, finance, operations, and leadership.

Career

  • Case, program, or residential manager
  • Human services supervisor
  • Aftercare coordinator
  • Quality assurance specialist
  • Outreach coordinator
  • Grants management and organizational development specialist
  • Program planner

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course include:
  • Freshman Composition
  • General Psychology
  • General Sociology
  • Introduction to Human Services
  • Physical Education
  • Human Development
  • Issues in Human Services
  • Literature Elective
  • Statistical Concepts
  • Statistical Methods & Analysis

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Applicants are informed that many human services agencies require that field practicum students pass background checks before being allowed to begin their field placements.
  • While the program allows students to pursue their degrees on a part-time basis, applicants should be aware that they must enroll as full-time students in the semester in which they take their senior fieldwork (HUSR 5314).
  • Required: Algebra, SAT and/or ACT scores with a recommended combined reading/writing and math SAT score of 1080 or a composite ACT score of 21.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16650 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16650 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    6870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6870 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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