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Career Specialist

Career Specialist Certificate

This certificate is designed to provide students with career preparation at the vocational certificate level to prepare them for entry-level employment in the field of career preparation and counseling. Students working for certificates must have a basic knowledge of arithmetic, reading and writing in order to learn and work in the occupations they select.

REQUIRED COURSES: Units
HUMSV170 Introduction to Human Services 3
HUMSV172 Group and Family Dynamics 3
HUMSV173 Helping and Interpersonal Skills 3
HUMSV207 Career Specialist 3
PSYCH132 Counseling Techniques 3
A minimum of four Human Services courses required forthe certificate must be completed with a grade of C orbetter prior to field work courses.
REQUIRED FIELD WORK COURSES:Students must complete one of the following sets of two concurrent courses: Units
HUMSV195A Human Services: Intern Seminar I 1
HUMSV204A Career Specalst:Field Work I 3
or
HUMSV195B Human Services Intern Seminar II 1
REQUIRED GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES: Units
ENGL015 Preparation for College Writing 4
or
ENGL101 Freshman Composition 4
PSYCH100 General Psychology 3
SOC100 Introduction to Sociology 3
COMMST100 Elements of Public Speaking 3
Total Units 30 - 32

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