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: 36

General Education Requirements


Take 3 credits from ENG-111


Take 3 credits from SOC-210

Major Requirements

Required Courses

Take 11 credits from HSE-110 HSE-112 HSE-125 HSE-225


Take 3 credits from PSY-150


Take 3 credits from SOC-220

Other Major Requirements

Required Courses

Take 9 credits from SAB-110 SWK-110 SWK-113


Take 3 credits from CIS-110

Student Success

Take 1 credit from ACA-122