Undergraduate Program

As described on our Academics overview page, the new Human Services & Social Justice Program (HSSJ) took effect in Fall 2014. Refer to the appropriate section below (or menu link to the left) for the requirements related to either the HMSR or HSSJ concentrations. Note: If you have already declared a HMSR major or minor, your requirements remain the same.


Human Services & Social Justice (HSSJ) Program

For students declaring a new HSSJ major or minor:

Major Requirements in Human Services & Social Justice (HSSJ)

Minor Requirements in Human Services & Social Justice (HSSJ)

2017-18 Handbook: Preparing for a Career in Human Services & Social Justice

Combined BA/MA with a major in Human Services & Social Justice and Master of Public Administration - Note: Interested students should contact the program advisor about the combined degree by the end of their sophomore year


Human Services (HMSR) Program (through Spring 2014)

For students who have already declared an HMSR major or minor:

Major Requirements in Human Services (HMSR)

Minor Requirements in Human Services (HMSR)

2013-14 Handbook: Preparing for a Career in Human Services

Combined BA/MA with a major in Human Services and Master of Public Administration - Note: Interested students should contact the program advisor about the combined degree by the end of their sophomore year

Need help planning out your courses?

Advising Resources

When planning out your courses each semester, utilize the following resources:

Last Name A-K: Prof. Michelle Kelso

Last Name L-Z: Prof. Emily Morrison

More resources are available in the official Human Services Advising Packet.

For other general questions about your status at GW, contact your CCAS Undergraduate Advisor.