Academics

Overview & Employment – Human Services – Certificate

Students interested in careers in human services or social work can elect to take several core courses toward their Associate of Arts Degree that prepare them for working with people in a variety of areas. Skills emphasized in these courses include interviewing, development of needs assessment, accessing community resources, and counseling. The Human Services courses prepare students for entry-level jobs or for transfer to a four-year degree program. Areas of employment include public and private state agencies, treatment centers for a variety of issues, group homes, and supported living and work programs for consumers with disabilities.

Career Opportunities:

    • Social Work Associate
    • Case Aide
    • Parent-skill Worker
    • Family Support Advocate
    • Residential Treatment Associate
    • Long-term Care Facility Associate
    • Early Childhood Assistant
    • Youth Counselor

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