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Human Services Certificate Program

Certificate in Human Services (30 credits)

The 30 credit hour Certificate in Human Services introduces students to the Human Services field, enhances a student’s ability to obtain or maintain employment in a Human Services ore related field, and provides a foundation for further study in Human Services. All 30 credit hours earned in the Certificate in Human Services can be applied towards completion of the Associate of Arts degree in Human Services that offers concentrations in Family Studies and Substance Abuse.

Please consult with your advisor for current transferability information.

Area:

Writing and Speaking: (9 credits)
ENGL 110 Accelerated Composition 3cr
ENGL 120 Composition III
CJ 130 Public Speaking OR
CJ 221 Interpersonal Communication
Behavioral & Social Science: (6 credits)
PSY 105 General Psychology 3cr
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology 3cr
Second Language: (3 credits)
Additional Requirements: (3 credits)
IT 101 Computer Fundamentals
HUMAN SERVICES CORE: (9 credits):
HS 101 Introduction to Human Services 3cr
HCHS 140 Introduction to Substance Abuse
ELECTIVES (6):
Recommended HED 171 Personal Health Management 3cr
Elective 3cr

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCING:

Recommended Course Sequence for full-time Students

Term 1 - 15cr/hr

ENGL 110 - 3cr
CJ 130 or 221 - 3cr
HS 101 - 3cr
SOC 101 - 3cr
IT 101 - 3cr

Term 2 - 15cr/hrs

ENGL 120 - 3cr
Second Language - 3cr
HCHS 140 - 3cr
PSY 105 - 3cr
HS Elective - 3cr

Recommended Course Sequence for part-time Students

Term 1 - 6cr/hr

ENGL 110 - 3cr
CJ 130 or 221 - 3cr

Term 2 - 9r/hrs

ENGL 120 - 3cr
IT 101 - 3cr
HS 101 - 3cr

Term 3 - 9cr/hrs

SOC 101 - 3cr
Second Language - 3cr
HCHS 140 - 3cr

Term 4 - 6cr/hrs

PSY 105 - 3cr
HS Elective - 3cr

Human Services Certificate Program

Contact:

Advisement Center: (505) 863-7706.

LaVerne Chischilly,Lecturer III/Chair, Health Careers
(505) 863-7597
GH 2210P
lachisch@unm.edu

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