Child & Family Services

Associate of Science

North Country Community College

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    100% Online
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  • Degree Level
    Associate of Science
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Earn your associate degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

Supporting children and their families is not only a critical need within our society, but also a rewarding career choice. In the Child and Family Services Program, you will gain knowledge and develop the necessary skills to provide help to families in need of support and services. The coursework within the degree provides a basis in the liberal arts as well as more focused skills such as counseling. As part of the program, students will visit community-based agencies that serve children and families and complete an internship to acquire first-hand experience in the field. These experiences will prepare you for entry-level work as well as transfer to a bachelor’s program in Social Work, Human Services, or another related field. Family advocate, social worker, child protective services, preventive services, care management worker.

What's an associate degree?
An associate degree usually takes two years of study and prepares students for employment or transfer to a bachelor’s program at a four-year university.

How do I enroll?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee (if applicable)
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records

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