Degree: Associate of Applied Science (AAS) (Human Services Specialization)
Program Code: 480-04
Program Length: 2 years - 4 Semesters
Minimum Credits: 67
Distance Learning Option Available
The Associate of Applied Science Degree is designed to prepare students as paraprofessionals in the field of human services. Successful completion of the program will qualify students for entry-level jobs in social services, mental health facilities where substance use is prevalent, substance abuse facilities, and correctional facilities. The program will expose the student to the characteristics, basic skills, and knowledge necessary for human service providers with wishing to provide basic helping skills to individuals with various substance use disorders.
preparation for positions as human service workers in the following settings:
Alcohol Treatment Programs, Residential and Non-Residential Treatment Facilities for Substance Use, Domestic and Sexual Violence Shelters, Correctional Institutions, Group Homes and Clubhouses, and Juvenile Treatment Centers.
Those set forth by the college are listed under general admission. Including but not limited to applying for Admission prior to enrollment.