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Human Services Technology

A QUICK INTRO

If you truly want to make a difference in people's lives, whether they are struggling with life issues or in recovery, Human Services is a great way to enter the growing field of social work.

 

WHAT YOU STUDY

Develop skills in interviewing, group process, crisis intervention and general helping skills while continually developing self-understanding throughout the courses of study. Emphasis is placed on development of relevant knowledge, skills, and attitudes in the counseling and helping fields.  Fieldwork experience will provide opportunities in realistic settings with appropriate supervision provided.

 

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Graduates should qualify or have an advantage for positions in mental health, child care, family services, social services, rehabilitation, correction, and educational agencies.

 

WHAT YOU CAN EARN

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COURSE INFORMATION

Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.

 

FALL SEMESTER 1

Prefix No. Title Credit
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
ENG 111  Writing & Inquiry 3
HSE 110 Intro to Human Services 3
HSE 123 Interviewing Techniques 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
SAB 110 Substance Abuse Overview 3
    Totals 16

 

SPRING SEMESTER 1

HEA 110 Personal Health and Wellness 3
HSE 125 Counseling 3
HSE 225 Crisis Intervention 3
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3
PSY 241 Developmental Psychology 3
SAB 250 Prevention & Education 2
    Totals 17

 

SUMMER SEMESTER 

SAB 135 Addictive Process 3
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology 3
    Totals 6

 

FALL SEMESTER 2

ENG 114  Pro. Research & Reporting 3
GRO 120 Gerontology 3
HSE 112 Group Process I 2
HSE 227 Children & Adolescents in Crisis 3
Choose one of the following:  
BUS 125 Personal Finance 3
CIS  110 Introduction to Computers 3
PSY 281 Abnormal Psychology 3
    Totals 14

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2

BIO 110 Principles of Biology 4
HSE 210 Human Services Issues 2
HSE 240 Issues in Client Services 3
SOC 213 Sociology of the Family 3
WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I 1
WBL 115 Work-Based Seminar II 1
    Totals 14

Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.

 

Prefix No. Title Credit
HSE 110 Intro to Human Services 3
HSE 123 Interviewing Techniques 3
HSE 125 Counseling 3
HSE 210 Human Services Issues 2
HSE 225 Crisis Intervention 3
SAB 110 Substance Abuse Overview 3
    Totals 17

Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.

 

FALL SEMESTER 1

Prefix No. Title Credit
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry 3
HSE 110 Intro to Human Services 3
HSE 112 Group Process I 2
HSE 123 Interviewing Techniques 3
SAB 110 Substance Abuse Overview 3
    Totals 15

 

SPRING SEMESTER 1

HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3
HSE 125 Counseling 3
HSE 210 Human Services Issues 2
HSE 225 Crisis Intervention 3
SAB 240 SAB Issues in Client Services 3
SAB 250 Prevention & Education 2
    Totals 16

 

SUMMER SEMESTER 

PSY 150 General Psychology 3
SAB 125 SAB Case Management 3
SAB 135 Addictive Process 3
    Totals 9

Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.

 

Prefix No. Title Credit
SAB 110 Substance Abuse Overview 3
SAB 125 SAB Case Management 3
SAB 135 Addictive Process 3
SAB 240 SAB Issues & Client Services 3
SAB 250 Prevention & Education 2
    Totals 14

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