2021-22 Virginia Western Academic Catalog 
    Dec 05, 2022  
2021-22 Virginia Western Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Services: Advanced Skills Career Studies Certificate

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Career Certificate Studies


Purpose: The purpose of this curriculum is to build on the knowledge and skills obtained through completion of the Foundations of Human Services certificate. This curriculum emphasizes the development of beginning group counseling skills, as well as exposure to theories of counseling and human development.

Program Objectives: Completion of this certificate will expand students’ competencies in the skills needed to obtain an entry level position in the Human Services field.  

Admission Requirements: Applicants must meet the requirements for admission to credit-level coursework established by the college. Students must complete the first semester of the Human Services: Foundations Career Studies Certificate  prior to enrolling in this program.

Developmental Requirements: Students who do not place into college-level English will be required to take developmental courses.

Program Notes: All required courses also apply towards the AAS degree in Human Services.

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