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2018-2019 Winona Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Winona Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Services Major, B.A.

(37–38 credits plus thesis or internship)

Generalist human services professionals are often ‘front- line’ workers in daily contact with vulnerable individuals and families. These professionals work with interdisciplinary teams to assess functioning, and develop service plans, coordinate services, provide support and work for social change. The human services curriculum prepares generalists who have knowledge and skills necessary to assure the safety, stability, and dignity of diverse populations including the frail, elderly, abused or neglected children, persons living with physical or mental heal challenges, and victims of violence.

E. Section E or F

Both of the following:

Please Note:

A student may complete the internship requirement with an approved semester study abroad program; consult with the program coordinator to discuss options.

Human services majors are strongly encouraged to complete at least 400 hours of related service work through volunteering, service learning, field experience and internships, and to achieve basic proficiency in Spanish or American Sign Language.