Human Services Technology – General

The Human Services Technology curriculum prepares students for entry-level positions in institutions and agencies which provide social, community, and educational services. Along with core courses, students take courses which prepare them for specialization in specific human service areas. Students will take courses from a variety of disciplines. Emphasis is core courses is placed on development of relevant knowledge, skills, and attitudes in human services. Fieldwork experience will provide opportunities for application of knowledge and skills learned in the classroom.

Graduates should qualify for positions in mental health, child care, family services, social services, rehabilitation, correction and educational agencies. Graduates choosing to continue their education may select from a variety of transfer programs at senior public and private institutions.

For more information regarding the Human Services Technology program, contact Lynda Civils, Department Chair at 252-493-7283 or lscivils854@my.pittcc.edu.

Mental Health
Child Care
Family Services
Social Services
Substance Abuse
Developmental Centers
Public Health
Educational Agencies

Introduction to Human Services
Group Process I and II
Substance Abuse Overview
Interviewing Techniques
Orientation Lab I
Human Services Issues
Health Care
Crisis Intervention
General Psychology
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Case Management
Work-Based Learning

Students will gain knowledge and skills related to the Human Services field.