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Human Services Programs at Reinhardt University

College of Humanities, Sciences, and Technology
Minor | On Campus

Empower your passion for helping others and effecting positive change with Reinhardt University’s Human Services minor. Grounded in principles of empathy, advocacy, and social justice, this program offers a transformative educational journey for students across disciplines. Explore diverse topics such as counseling techniques, community development, and social welfare policies. Whether you’re pursuing a career in psychology, social work, education, or any other field, our Human Services minor equips you with invaluable skills and insights to make a meaningful impact on individuals and communities. Join us at Reinhardt University and become a catalyst for change in the world around you.

Human Services Classes You’ll Take

Human Services Foundations (3 Hours)- Required

  • HUS 101 Overview of Human Services

Methodology Courses (3 Hours)- Select 1

  • SSC 315 Statistics for Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • SSC 321 Qualitative Research Methods
  • SSC 325 Survey Design and Analysis
  • SSC 340 Program Evaluation
  • SCI 305 Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

Elective Courses (9 Hours)- Select 3 (must be from at least 2 different areas)

  • PSY 200 Lifespan Development
  • PSY 260 Community Psychology
  • PSY 310 Abnormal Psychology
  • PSY 335 Psychology of Aging


  • SOC 300 Global Social Problems
  • SOC 310 Social Inequality: Class, Race, and Gender
  • SOC 340 Marriages and Families
  • SOC 380 Family Violence
  • SOC 450 Leadership


  • CJS 305 Juvenile Delinquency


  • PSY 499 Independent Study is Psychology
  • SSC 470 Independent Research Project
  • SSC 490 Social Science Internship
  • Study Abroad Program

Social Science Research Minor Program Details

Tuition and Fees

Reinhardt’s affordable tuition helps you get the personal attention and real-world experiences that will give you a competitive edge in the job market.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Nearly all students at Reinhardt University receive some sort of financial aid or scholarship. Find out what options you may be eligible for.

Clubs and Organizations

Student organizations and activities round out the total educational program at Reinhardt University. And there is something for everyone, from sports and outdoor recreation, to student government and leadership opportunities, to multicultural and faith-based groups.

Campus Living

Living on campus is an essential part of the college experience and will help you adjust to college life. You’ll have more opportunities to interact with faculty and friends, get involved in activities, and have easy access to classes, the library, performing arts, recreational, and athletic facilities.