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Human Services Technology (A45380)

Please Note: Program changes effective 2019 Fall. Please see your advisor if working off of an older catalog.

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.

Human Services Technology (Day) Semester Schedule

First Year - Fall Semester

ACA 122 College Transfer Success Credits: 1
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry Credits: 3
HSE 110 Introduction to Human Services Credits: 3
HSE 123 Interviewing Techniques Credits: 3
HSE 155 Community Resources Management Credits: 2
SWK 115 Community Resources Credits: 3
PSY 150 General Psychology Credits: 3
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology Credits: 3
    Credits: 18-19

First Year - Spring Semester

CIS 110 Introduction to Computers Credits: 3
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disciplines Credits: 3
HSE 112 Group Process I Credits: 2
HSE 125 Counseling Credits: 3
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy Credits: 3
  Elective Course I** Credits: 2-3
    Credits: 16-17

Second Year - Fall Semester

HSE 227 Children & Adolescents in Crisis Credits: 3
PSY 241 Developmental Psychology Credits: 3
SOC 213 Sociology of the Family Credits: 3
SWK 113 Working with Diversity Credits: 3
  Elective Course II** Credits: 2-3
    Credits: 14-15

Second Year - Spring Semester

HSE 210 Human Services Issues Credits: 2
HSE 220 Case Management Credits: 3
HSE 225 Crisis Intervention Credits: 3
WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I Credits: 1
WBL 115 Work-Based Learning Seminar I Credits: 1
  Humanities/Fine Arts Elective* Credits: 3
  Elective Course III** Credits: 2-3
    Credits: 15-16