Social work and human services is an applied behavioral science that emphasizes the application of behavioral science principles in a variety of cultural contexts. Students take courses in social work and human services to acquire the basic skill set required for entry-level social worker positions and to prepare for transfer to complete a baccalaureate degree in social work and human services or a similar major. As a profession, social work and human services focuses on methods for helping people from many different social groups improve the quality of their lives.
Social & Community Service Assistance/Manager, Social & Human Services, Case Manager Assistant, Home Health Aide, Personal Care Aide, Community Outreach Worker.
“I was excited to be accepted into the first class,” says Carrizosa, who is employed full-time at MiraCosta as a police officer. “I think education is important, even beyond getting your two-year or four-year college degree. It’s important to keep actively learning.”Read More About Carlos-
Academic Programs in Social Work & Human Services
The academic maps will give you an idea of the classes you need to take. However, please meet with a counselor to personalize your education plan.
KEY: Certificate of Proficiency Certificate of Achievement Associate Degree Bachelor's Degree
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