Athabasca University

Human Services

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Program Information

School:Athabasca University
Faculty:Humanities and Social Sciences
Degree:Bachelor; Distance
Field of Study:Human Services, General
Description:The BPA-HS is a degree-completion program that brings together your knowledge from education and work in the human services fields (early childhood, child and youth care, all areas of counselling, services to persons living with disabilities, child care education, rehabilitation, social services, and corrections, to name a few) with the field's theory and research to complete a university degree. The main objective of the BPA-HS program is to provide you with a sound knowledge of the theoretical , historical, economic, political and cultural contexts in which you practice your profession.

This degree combines the social sciences with your professional practice and prepares you for a wide variety of leadership positions in the Human Services. This unique combination of skills and knowledge gives you a competitive edge in the job market and can help you achieve your personal career goals.

URL:Human Services at Athabasca University
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $6,670
National: $7,940

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*60
Additional Admission Requirements:
    If you do not possess an AU approved college diploma, we may still consider your post-secondary education, training, and work experience for degree entry.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on June 30, 2016