Human Services Generalist CC

Education, Human Services, and Criminal Justice Department | C.C. Certificate of Completion | One year

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-nbeing, 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.

 

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Human Services Generalist CC

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Descriptions and Outcomes

Human Services Generalist Core Requirements

Complete 3 credits of HS-280
  • HS-280
  • Human Services Generalist I: CWE/Practicum
  • 3
 
Complete HDF-140 or SOC-210
  • HDF-140
  • Contemporary American Families
  • 3
  • SOC-210
  • Marriage, Family, & Intimate Relations
  • 4
 
Complete HDF-260 or GRN-184
  • GRN-184
  • Aging & the Individual
  • 3
  • HDF-260
  • Understanding Child Abuse and Neglect
  • 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, Other Addictions
  • 3
 
Complete the following Human Services Generalist Core Requirements
  • HE-163
  • Body & Drugs I: Introduction to Abuse & Addiction
  • 3
  • HS-100
  • Introduction to Human Services
  • 3
  • HS-154
  • Community Resources
  • 3
  • HS-170
  • Preparation for Field Experience in Human Services
  • 3
 

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-101 or WR-121
  • WR-101
  • Communication Skills: Occupational Writing
  • 3
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
 

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-050 or MTH-065 or MTH-098
  • MTH-050
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 4
  • MTH-065
  • Algebra II
  • 4
  • MTH-098
  • College Math Foundations
  • 4
 

Human Relations Related Instruction

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

Program Electives

Complete 11 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: 45-48