General Human Services Certificate

Career Certificate
Cost
$5,908*

Improve how people live and work

Understand social constructs and systems

Give your volunteer or first job in the field more polish. Earn a General Human Services Certificate at CLC to transition your existing degree and work experience into a service-centric career. Assist professionals in psychology and social work, provide client services or offer support to individuals and families. Answer your call to enhance people’s quality of life.

What can you do with a Certificate in General Human Services?

This certificate prepares you to work in entry-level roles. Continue for your associate degree or transfer and complete a bachelor’s degree in Human Services, Social Work, Psychology or related fields.

Highlights

  • National Addiction Studies Accreditation Commission

    This program is commended for excellence in the preparation of the 21st-century addictions professional workforce.
  • Stackable Credentials

    Earn and learn as you go with stackable credentials.
  • WIOA Program

  • 100% Online

    Can be completed 100% online.
  • Financial Aid/Scholarships Available

    Based on need and/or achievement. Explore ways to pay for college.
  • Career Certificate

    Earn a career certificate in 1 year or less to refine your skills into an in-demand career.
  • Program Length: 1.5 Years

    Full-time students can complete in 1.5 years.

Career Outlook

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A College & Career Navigator (CCN) is ready to answer your questions and assist with your application, academic program selection, class enrollment and connecting you with resources as needed, making your journey at CLC smoother.

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Recommended Pathway

This pathway serves as a guide for students to complete the degree or certificate assuming full-time enrollment (registered in 12 or more credit hours per semester) with Semester 1 typically representing a Fall term. Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. For a more inclusive list of course options, see the college catalog.

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  • Credit for prior learning available
  • Dual credit options available
  • Global citizenship
  • Online/Virtual options available
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    CLC 120 2
    HUS 123 3
    HUS 128 3
    HUS 140 3
    PSY 121 3
    HUS 274 1
    • Course Code CLC 120
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUS 123
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUS 128
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUS 140
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code PSY 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUS 274
      Course Title
      Credits 1
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    HUS 154 2
    HUS 219 4
    HUS 232 4
    HUS 299 2
    HUS 231 3
    PSY 226 3
    SWK 121 3
    • Course Code HUS 154
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUS 219
      Course Title
      Credits 4
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUS 232
      Course Title
      Credits 4
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUS 299
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HUS 231
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code PSY 226
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code SWK 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights

Total Credit Hours

33


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Human Services at CLC

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This certificate is just one possible way to study human services. Get the bigger picture—degrees, credentials and extra options.

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Frequently asked questions

*Cost includes tuition and other fees, including books and materials before financial aid is applied, such as grants, loans or scholarships. There are many opportunities for financial assistance at CLC. Learn more about Cost of Attendance.

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