If you're looking to turn your passion for helping others into a rewarding career, an online B.S. in Behavioral and Health Services from Philadelphia University can help you get where you want to go. With courses in psychology, counseling, rehabilitation and the liberal arts, you will be prepared to help support individuals and communities in managing mental health and other issues that impact the ability to lead happy and productive lives. You also will be prepared to apply to graduate programs in psychology, counseling, and other human services fields.
As a graduate, you will be prepared to work with children, teens and adults as group home managers, behavioral health specialists, addiction counselors, among other career options. You also will be prepared to apply to graduate studies in psychology and counseling.
Philadelphia University's Online B.S. in Behavioral and Health Services degree can be completed entirely online, so you can earn your degree while balancing work, family and other responsibilities. Courses are offered in 8-week sessions, six times a year, which makes it possible to complete your degree more quickly.
Competencies: (24 Credits)
Lower Division Electives: (Up to 30 Credits)
General Education Core: (18 credits)
Professional Education Core: (21 Credits)
Upper Division Electives: (9 Credits)
Major Concentration: (18 credits)