Human Services Technology-Diploma D45380

The Human Services Technology curriculum prepares students for entry-level positions in institutions and agencies which provide social, community, and educational services. Along with core courses, students take courses which prepare them for specialization in specific human service areas.

Students will take courses from a variety of disciplines. Emphasis in core courses is placed on development of relevant knowledge, skills, and attitudes in human services. Fieldwork experience will provide opportunities for application of knowledge and skills learned in the classroom.

Graduates should qualify for positions in mental health, child care, family services, social services, rehabilitation, correction, and educational agencies. Graduates choosing to continue their education may select from a variety of transfer programs at senior public and private institutions.

Number of credit hours required for this program: 37

General Education Requirements

English

Take 3 credits from ENG-111.

Psychology

Take 3 credits from PSY-118.

Major Requirements

Required Courses

Take 16 credits from HSE-110 HSE-112 HSE-210 HSE-225 SOC-220 PSY-150.

Other Major Requirements

Required Courses

Take 12 credits from HSE-220 SAB-110 SOC-210 SWK-113.

Computers

Take 2 credits from CIS-110 CIS-111.

Other Requirements

Student Success

Take 1 credits from ACA-111 ACA-115 ACA-118 ACA-122.