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- Utilize accurate and effective case management skills, including assessment, client advocacy, developing treatment plans, networking, referral and documentation.
- Demonstrate cultural competence through self-awareness and the ability to effectively assist diverse individuals, families and communities.
- Identify and implement current and evidence-based methods in the human services profession.
- Practice effective oral and written communication skills, including listening and accurate documentation.
- Collaborate effectively with agencies and the communities the agencies support through networking, partnerships and resource development.
- Identify and practice all legal and ethical requirements and specific agency policies and practices.
- Some classes have entry requirements not listed here. Talk to a faculty adviser.
- This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
- Students must achieve a cumulative of 2.0 to attain an AAS degree
- AAS degree programs emphasize preparation in specific job skills required for entry-level employment.
- Not all classes are offered every quarter.
- Program offers flexible registration and open-entry enrollment.
- Coursework is highly interactive and includes field-based internships.
- Human services agencies will require you to complete a criminal history background check prior to offering you an internship or employment.
Professional-Technical Core Courses
Select 15 credits from the following electives:
Plus the following:
- PSYCH 152 - Understanding AIDS
- P E 160 - First Aid, CPR and AED
- H SER 251 - Family Violence *
- Plus, with the assistance of an adviser, select 15 credits of general education electives including the disciplines of Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Political Science, History, Economics and Culture, Gender, Global Studies (15)
Total Supporting Course Credits: 40
Related Instruction Courses
Total Related Instruction Credits: 15
Total Program Credits: 90
* Alternate courses may also be eligible. Discuss with your adviser.