Adult Degree Program: Human Services
Start on your path to learning the skills that employers value today. Our two-year Adult Degree Program in Human Services is designed for a different kind of student. We know you’re working a job, have a family and need to plan your career change around the life you live. Mohawk Valley Community College makes it easy for you to take control of your life and make a career change in just over two years — only one night per week!
Participate in this information session to learn about an exciting degree format for adult learners. The Human Services Cohort program beginning August 2019 is designed with you in mind. Learn one night a week, one class at a time, for just over two years, and earn an associate degree!
Connect with Adult Learner Services as you discover how this new format can fit into your life. Hassle-free registration, scheduled breaks, and support services are all a part of the cohort. Financial aid is available to qualified individuals. Learn something in class, and apply it the next day at work!
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sign up for an information session.
EARN A HUMAN SERVICES DEGREE IN JUST OVER TWO YEARS
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CAREER PLACEMENT POTENTIAL
Experiential learning within the Human Services program is an integral cornerstone of student preparedness for employment. We take pride in our ability to place students within internships as part of our program. Upon completing this accredited curriculum, students demonstrate all the requirements needed for an Associate in Applied Science Degree in Human Services, which prepares them with the counseling skills and educational knowledge essential to assume entry-level positions within the field of human services.
CHANGE YOUR CAREER TODAY
Furthering your education with MVCC's Adult Degree Program in Human Services gives you the tools to begin to pursue a rewarding career in the following:
- Client Advocacy
- Counseling for the Elderly
- Counseling for Youth
- Social Service Worker
- Disabilities Counselor
- Domestic Violence Counselor
- Conflict Resolution Counselor
- Counselor for Refugee Populations
- Veterans Counselor
- Group Intervention Counselor
- And many more counseling positions!
FLEX YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS
Our program is a way to earn a degree that fits your busy lifestyle, preparing working adults for a career change in human services. By attending this program on campus one night a week, you will have the best of both worlds — social interaction in a classroom setting of your peers and the flexibility to continue working while you earn a degree toward your new career path.
The MVCC Adult Degree Program in Human Services is a very affordable path to making your career change. We guarantee that you will graduate with a degree that will get you the career of your dreams and with less debt, as most of our students qualify for grants and financial aid.
ADVISORS WHO HELP YOU SUCCEED
With the MVCC Adult Degree Program in Human Services for Working Adults, we provide every adult learner with an advisor that will be a “helping hand,” walking you through your entire education from application to graduation.
WHY MVCC FOR HUMAN SERVICES
If you are looking to make a career change toward the human services field, furthering your education at MVCC is the right choice. The key benefit of studying Human Services at MVCC is that we align students with the demands of local employers and assist students in becoming a valuable asset to any agency or company you begin your career with.
"The Human Services degree provides the foundation of so many desired qualities and qualifications that many employers are consistently seeking.”
Dr. Mark Montgomery, Associate Dean for Social Sciences and Public Services