The Certificate Program is designed for individuals who want to learn the skills necessary to work in the field of disabilities and/or who may possess entry level positions in the disability field and want to further their education and training in this area.
Certificate holders may go on to earn the A.A.S. Degree in Human Services or the A.S. Degree in Human Services by adding to their program courses appropriately distributed according to the requirements for the degree they are seeking.
Students must be qualified to take ENG 101 in order to register for the HUM 101 and HUM 111.
(Housed in the Human Services Department)
Distribution Requirements Credit Hours
|FIRST SEMESTER: 15 Credit Hours||4|
|HUM 101 Introduction to Human Services||2|
|HUM 111 Fieldwork in Human Services I||3|
|HUM 130 Introduction to the Disability Support Services Field||3|
|HUM 135 Roles and Responsibilities in Disability Support Services||3|
|HUM 210 Disability Across the Lifespan||3|
|SECOND SEMESTER: 15 Credit Hours|
|HUM 102 Basic Human Services Skills||4|
|HUM 112 Fieldwork in Human Services II||2|
|HUM 230 Individualized Planning and Documentation for Disability Support Services||3|
|HUM 235 Supporting and Communicating with People with Significant Disabilities||3|
|HUM 236 Contemporary Issues in the Field of Disability Support Services||3|