Human Services A.S.

A rewarding career helping others in need

Get ready for a rewarding career in social work, counseling, or case management. You’ll explore the service professions, develop professional communication skills, and gain practical experience through service-learning projects within the community. 

This program includes coursework in Social Work and Counseling.  You'll complete a 100-hour fieldwork course (HUM 164 Human Services Field Instruction and Seminar I.)

human services
Program Type
Transfer Program,
2 Years

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Where you'll go

This program prepares you for a wide variety of careers in human services and education. Many graduates find work in public and private organizations, including hospitals, clinics, and schools. Some students also choose to transfer to a four-year program for further study and additional career options. 

With the OCC Human Services degree, you can transfer seamlessly to Keuka College for a Bachelor of Social Work program. 

Career Paths

Transfer Paths

4-year School Bachelor's Degree
SUNY Polytechnic Institute Psychology B.A.
SUNY Oswego Human Development, B.A.
Lincoln University General Agreement
Johnson C. Smith University General Agreement
Syracuse University Syracuse University's Whitman School of Management, B.S.
Dillard University
Medgar Evers College

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