Certificate of SKILL PROFICIENCY
The required courses for the Human Services Certificate provide applied, theoretical and practical knowledge to students interested in the helping professions. In addition, the student develops the skills needed for employment in the human services field, such as the ability to manage and document client cases, lead groups, and make referrals. A required component of this Certificate is a field work class which provides the student with experience and exposure to work in the human services field.
The Human Services Certificate is designed to provide the student with an academic background and work experience that would make them competitive for entry level positions in human services agencies and organizations.