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Human Services AA Degree

Human Services AA Degree

To graduate with an Associate Degree with one of the following Human Services certificate specializations, (1) Alcohol/Drug Studies, (2) Career Specialist, (3) Case Management in the Public Sector (4) Eating Disorders Studies, or (5) Human Services, students must complete all of the requirements for the appropriate certificate with a grade of "C" or better plus the general breadth requirements for the Associate Degree (minimum total = 60 units).Another option for students who want to graduate with an Associate Degree in Human Services, without one of the above certificate specializations, is to complete 18 units from the following required courses for the Human Services major plus the general education breadth requirements for the Associate Degree (minimum total=60nits).
Required Courses: Units
HUMSV170 Introduction to Human Services 3
HUMSV172 Group and Family Dynamics 3
HUMSV173 Helping and Interpersonal Skills 3
HUMSV179 Legal/Ethical Issues in Human Services 3
PSYCH100 General Psychology 3
or
PSYCH100H General Psychology - Honors 3
SOC100 Introduction to Sociology 3
or
SOC100H Introduction to Sociology - Honors 3
Total Units 18
Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution and major in Human Services or a related field should consult with a counselor regarding t he transfer process and lower division requirements.