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2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Human Services-Psychology B.S.

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A practice-oriented degree designed to provide a better understanding of human nature and of the behavior of oneself and others as individuals and as members of groups.  The focus of the department is to foster student professional development through its curriculum, as well as through planned programming and activities lead by the two student organizations, Psi Chi and Psychology Club.  Students graduate with a strong foundation in theory, research, and application and nearly 100% of graduates find work in the field or are accepted to graduate programs.


Careers working with people and for graduate training; work with families, child and family advocacy, intervention, and counseling for all age groups; additional areas of employment are diverse and can include law enforcement, business, human resources, vocational rehabilitation, youth ministry, education and more.

Degree Awarded

Bachelor of Science


Bill Allan or Joshua Hallonen
Division of Social and Behavioral Sciences
316-295-5891 or 316-295-5663
ballan@friends.edu, joshua_halonen@friends.edu or psych@friends.edu

General Education Requirements

  • (Goal 4: Social Sciences and History)
  • Six additional credit hours in science and/or math are required for CBASE students pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree.

Choose One Area of Concentration (Required):

Total Major Requirements: 43 credit hours

Total Degree Requirements: 124 credit hours

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