Human Services

Associate of Applied Science

Schenectady County Community College

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    Associate of Applied Science
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Earn your associate degree online

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

The Human Services A.A.S. degree program prepares students for employment in the public or private sector. This program is based on best practices of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). Students learn the core skills and values of the social work profession and the social welfare system in the United States, including philosophical and ethical dimensions. The program prepares students to: * demonstrate human services professional skills and abilities; * demonstrate a commitment to ethical practice; and * recognize diversity and the role of cultural competence in under standing human behavior and society.
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
  7. Apply Now

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