Human Services (A.S.)

The Human Services program is designed for students who wish to prepare themselves for careers that focus on helping people to solve problems and to live more satisfying lives. The field involves careers which prevent as well as solve health and other problems and improve the overall quality of life.

Careers

Human services careers include social work, counseling, rehabilitation, recreation, child welfare, public welfare, social security, developmental and physical disabilities, substance abuse, and services for older adults and others.

Transfer Options

BMCC has articulation agreements with several four year colleges, that will allow you to seamlessly continue your studies there.

Academic Program Maps

Required Common Core

BIO 109 (General Biology)
BIO 111 (Human Biology)
BIO 210 (Biology I)
BIO 220 (Biology II)
BIO 240 (Genetics)
BIO 260 (Cell Biology)
BIO 420 (Microbiology)
GLY 210 (Geology I)
PHY 110 (General Physics)
PHY 210 (Physics I)
PHY 220 (Physics II)
12
Total Required Common Core

Flexible Core

BIO 111 (Human Biology)
BIO 210 (Biology I)
BIO 220 (Biology II)
BIO 240 (Genetics)
BIO 260 (Cell Biology)
BIO 420 (Microbiology)
GLY 210 (Geology I)
PHY 110 (General Physics)
PHY 210 (Physics I)
PHY 220 (Physics II)
ARB 200 (Arabic III)
CHI 101 (Chinese I)
CHI 102 (Chinese II)
CHI 200 (Chinese III)
CHI 210 (Chinese IV)
18
Total Flexible Core
30
Total Common Core

Human Services Curriculum

3
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General Elective

American Sign Language

Arabic

ARB 200 (Arabic III)

Chinese

CHI 101 (Chinese I)
CHI 102 (Chinese II)
CHI 200 (Chinese III)
CHI 210 (Chinese IV)

French

German

Italian

NULL

Spanish

30
Total Curriculum Requirements
60
Total Program Requirements

 

Note:

  1. Consult with an advisor on which courses to take to satisfy these areas.
  2. These areas can be satisfied by taking a STEM variant.
  3. No more than two courses in any discipline or interdisciplinary field can be used to satisfy Flexible Core requirements.

Social Sciences, Human Services and Criminal Justice Dept.

199 Chambers Street, Room N-651
New York, NY 10007
Phone: (212) 220-1210

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m