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Certificate in Human Services

 

Semester hours required for graduation: 30

Advisor: Dr. Glenn Clingempeel

 

The Human Services Certificate program prepares the student to work as a paraprofessional in agencies that provide services to a variety of populations. Graduates will be qualified for entry level positions in mental health centers, group homes, day treatment facilities, sheltered workshops, substance abuse treatment programs and eldercare facilities in such positions as social and community service managers, social and human service assistants, and community and social service specialists.

 

 A. General Education: 12 Credit Hours

COL 103 College Skills (3)

ENG 101 English Composition I (3)

MAT 101 Beginning Algebra (3)

PSY 201 General Psychology (3)

 

B. Major Courses: 18 Credit Hours

HUS 101 Introduction to Human Services (3)

HUS 208 Drug and Alcohol Abuse (3)

HUS 217 Addiction Counseling (3)

SOC 205 Social Problems (3)

HUS 205 Gerontology 3 or SOC 230 Social Gerontology (3)

HUS 230 Interviewing Techniques (3) or PSY 230 Interviewing Techniques (3)

 

Gainful Employee: Human Services

 

Tuition and book costs reflect the projected cost of the complete program.

 

Graduation times may vary according to course availability and/or individual course load. Consult faculty advisor.

 

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Williamsburg Technical College, 601 Martin Luther King, Jr., Avenue, Kingstree, SC 29556     843.355.4110 or 800.768.2021

 

Williamsburg Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees.

Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Williamsburg Technical College.

 

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WTC shall not discriminate in employment or personnel decisions or in student admissions or in student decisions, or in all other segments of the College community on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, religion, disability, ancestry, political affiliation, pregnancy, marital status or unfavorable discharge from military service, in the educational programs and activities which it operates, and the College is prohibited from discrimination in such manner by applicable laws. Practices and requirements for non-discrimination extend to the enrollment of students in programs and activities of the College and employment by the College. Employee and applicant inquiries concerning the federal laws and their application to the College may be directed to the Vice President for Business Affairs , WTC, 601 MLK Jr. Avenue, Kingstree, SC 29556 843.355.4117, who will serve as the College's Section 504, Title II, and Title IX Coordinator. Student and prospective student inquiries concerning the federal laws and their application to the College or any student decision may be directed to Vice President for Student Affairs,  WTC, 601 MLK Jr. Avenue, Kingstree, SC 29556 843.355.4170, who will serve as the College’s Section 504, Title II, and Title IV Coordinator.                                                                                                                                                                                           Copyright 2015 Williamsburg Technical College