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Human Services

Athabasca University

48 months
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18402 CAD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Professional Arts in Human Services (BPA-HSRV) is a degree-completion program from Athabasca University designed to meet to the career and professional needs of workers in the human services fields of child and youth care, corrections, counselling, early childhood education, personal support services, rehabilitation, social services and other related fields.

Overview

The Bachelor of Professional Arts in Human Services (BPA-HSRV) is a degree-completion program from Athabasca University designed to meet to the career and professional needs of workers in the human services fields of:

  • child and youth care
  • corrections
  • counselling
  • early childhood education
  • personal support services
  • rehabilitation
  • social services
  • other related fields

Career

You will also be prepared to take on leadership positions, including performing greater administrative, counselling, supervising and managing functions in your field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work and Human Services
  • Critical Reflection for Practice
  • Practice and Policy in the Human Services
  • Ideology and Policy Evolution
  • Capstone: A Synthesis of Program Learning Outcomes

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The BPA is designed for students who have completed an approved 2-year diploma or equivalent from an accredited college or institute of technology. You can also apply to the program with a combination of post-secondary education and related work experience.
    • You will be considered a pre-program student until your admission requirements are confirmed. You can still take courses during this time.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18402 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 73610 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    7132 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28530 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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