Bachelor of Science in Human Sciences

COLLEGE OF NURSING AND HEALTH SCIENCES

Department of Health and Human Sciences

The Human Sciences program at Southeastern prepares students for careers that address the adequate provision of basic human needs. Students in the program take part in a dynamic curriculum that provides employment preparation and personal development required for today's career opportunities.

Career Information

Types of Jobs

  • Child Life Specialist
  • Parenting Educator
  • Youth Program Director
  • Family Services Worker
  • Children's Services
  • Food Companies
  • Community Nutrition Education

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Accredited by the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS)

  • Recognized by the National Council on Family Relations as an approved program to offer students the opportunity to become Certified Family Life Educators

  • Flexible, 100-percent and 50-percent online courses available

  • Emphasis on service learning through course projects and internships

  • Honors curriculum available

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

  • Total semester hours required: 120

  • Career portfolio required for all graduates, beginning at the freshmen level and completed in the capstone course

CONCENTRATIONS

  • Child Life Specialist

  • Human Development and Family Studies

  • Nutrition Education and Promotion

MINORS

  • Human Sciences

CAMPUS ORGANIZATIONS & ACTIVITIES

  • Southeastern Association of Child Life

 

Contact Information

Jamie Napolitano
jamie.napolitano@southeastern.edu
Tel: 985-549-3137
Fax: 985-549-3758


Mailing Address

SLU Box 10863
Hammond, LA 70402


On-Campus Address

White Hall, Room 108B

 

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