Human Services Generalist AAS

Education, Human Services, and Criminal Justice Department | AAS - Associate of Applied Science Degree | 2 years

By entering the Human Services program at Clackamas Community College, you’ll learn how to communicate and support others as they cope with personal hardship.

Human Services is the field of assisting others in personal need, whether it’s due to drug addiction, family issues or any form of abuse. Our Human Services program will supply you with the skills and experience necessary to effectively help others achieve well- being, through preparatory work in the field, one-on- one advising by faculty and additional certification through class electives. The two-year degree also fulfills requirements to be a Qualified Mental Health Associate (QMHA) in Oregon.


Human Services Generalist

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Descriptions and Outcomes

Human Services Generalist Core Requirement

Complete 4 credits from of HS-280
  • HS-280
  • Human Serv. Generalist I/CWE
  • 2
 
Complete 4 credits from of HS-281
  • HS-281
  • Human Serv Generalist II/CWE
  • 2
 
Complete 4 credits from of HS-282
  • HS-282
  • Human Services Gen III/CWE
  • 2
 
Complete HDF-140 or SOC-210
  • HDF-140
  • Contemporary American Families
  • 3
  • SOC-210
  • Marriage, Family, & Intimate Relations
  • 4
 
Complete HE-164, HE-263, or HE-264
  • HE-164
  • Body & Drugs II: Alcohol
  • 3
  • HE-263
  • Body & Drugs III: Marijuana
  • 3
  • HE-264
  • Body & Drugs IV: Other Drugs
  • 3
 
Complete the Human Services Generalist Core Requirements
  • HDF-260
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • 3
  • HS-100
  • Introduction to Human Services
  • 3
  • PSY-215
  • Intro to Developmental Psych
  • 4
  • SOC-205
  • Social Strat & Social Systems
  • 4
  • HS-260
  • Victim Advocacy & Assistance
  • 4
  • HS-170
  • Prep. for Field Exp. in H.S.
  • 3
  • HS-216
  • Group Counseling Skills
  • 3
  • HS-256
  • Adv Interviewing Skills/Theory
  • 3
  • HS-154
  • Community Resources
  • 3
 

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-050 or MTH-065
  • MTH-050
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 3
  • MTH-065
  • Algebra II
  • 4
 

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-101 or WR-121
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
  • WR-101
  • Commun. Skills: Occup Writing
  • 3
 

Human Relations Related Instruction

Complete HS-156
  • HS-156
  • Conducting Human Service Inter
  • 3
 

PE/Health/Safety Related Instruction

Complete HE-163
  • HE-163
  • B&d I: Into to Abuse & Addictn
  • 3
 

Program Electives

Complete 30-31 credits of Human Services Generalist Program Electives. Please refer to the catalog for a complete list of Human Services Generalist Program electives.
 
Total Credits Required: 90-94