Human Services, A.A.S.

Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Workforce Development

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  • Online
  • Southeast
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To dedicate one's career to service is a high calling. Whether working directly with clients or in indirect support roles, the commitment to serve and enhance the lives of other people is a noble choice!

While at TCC, gain the basic knowledge, skills, and values needed to communicate and help people experiencing personal and social problems. Advance towards a career with the ability to assess needs and provide appropriate interventions. Opportunities to grow through hands-on experiences with community agencies and populations afford students in the Human Services program excellent preparation for employment in the field.

In addition to general education requirements, all Human Service students complete core coursework in:

  • Principles of Human Services
  • Basic Counseling Skills
  • Chemical Dependency and Treatment
  • Lifespan Development
  • Human Services Applications/Case Management
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Internship

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Workforce Development Degree Information

Workforce development degree and certificate programs are designed to prepare students for direct entry into the workforce. They may advance students within their current career positions or open doors to new career opportunities. Coursework may apply towards a degree at a four-year university; check with an advisor for further information. The number of hours that apply to a degree will vary from one university to another.

Terry Brown

“I always knew I wanted to do this. I knew I was smart enough to finish college, but there were obstacles in the way,” Terry said. “I say, if it’s a dream, go for it. You are never too old to learn.”

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Terry Brown and TCC President Leigh B. Goodson

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