Human Services

Human Services

Coordinator

Jenny Jones
311-F Classroom Building, Newtown Campus
859-246-6653
jenny.jones@kctcs.edu

Program Information

This program prepares individuals for entry level positions in agencies and institutions which provide social, community, educational and mental health services. The curriculum provides an opportunity for the student to develop the knowledge and skills necessary for entry level employment. Included in the curriculum is a core of human services courses, general education courses, and technical courses with a specific human services emphasis. Application of human services principles and skills is provided through a clinical experience in an appropriate setting. Upon completion of the program the graduate is prepared to seek employment in various areas which may include child care facilities, mental health settings, chemical dependency settings, hospitals, educational institutions, correctional facilities, geriatric settings, child and youth centers, and social service agencies. See program checklists for more information.

Program Website

Visit the program website to learn more about degree requirements, program faculty, career opportunities, and more.

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Program Plans/Majors

A program plan describes the degree requirements (courses) and the sequence for completing the courses. Students are required to schedule an appointment with their assigned academic advisor to ensure achievement of their academic goals.

AAS

Human Services (PDF) (Word)

Certificate

Direct Support Work (PDF) (Word)

Gainful Employment Information