Human Services

Human Services

General Human Services Certificate

Business and Social Sciences Division, Room T302, (847) 543-2047

www.clcillinois.edu/programs/hus
Degree: Certificate
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The certificate program is intended for students who already hold professional degrees or have taken extensive course work in other academic fields. Students are strongly encouraged to consult with a department advisor prior to beginning this certificate. The certificate provides the additional study that is often required when there has been a career change.


Recommended Plan of Study

First Semester

13 Credits

Course

Title

Hours

course ^

College Success Seminar

[2]

course

Introduction to Group Dynamics

3

course

Introduction to Counseling Skills

3

course

Drugs and Society

3

course

Introduction to Psychology

3

course

Human Services Practicum Orientation

1

Second Semester

18 Credits

Course

Title

Hours

course

Ethics in Human Services

2

course

Human Services Internship

4

course

Trauma and Violence

4

course

Special Topics in Human Services

2

course

Adult Development and Aging or

course

Lifespan Development or

course

Child Growth and Development or

course

Adolescent Development

3

course

Introduction to Social Work or

course

Human Sexuality

3

Total hours for Certificate

31

^ The credit for CLC 120, College Success Seminar, is an institutional requirement for graduation. It is not part of the program requirements but must be completed with a D or better.

For more information on recommended courses or program specific advising, contact Mick Cullen at (847) 543-2573 or mcullen@clcillinois.edu, or the Business and Social Sciences Division at (847) 543-2047.