Human Services Certificate

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer. Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses.  Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog.  Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

First YearCredits
FallSpring
FALL SEMESTER
CSP 1210 Basic Computer Skills for The Workplace1  
HSR 1000 Introduction To Human Services3  
SPRING SEMESTER
HSR 1201 Counseling Methods & Interviewing Tech  3
HSR 1202 Helping Across Cultures  3
HSR 1204 Addictive Disorders  3
Year Total: 4 9
 
Second YearCredits
FallSpring
FALL SEMESTER
HSR 1203 Group Dynamics3  
HSR 1205 Case Management Skills3  
HSR 1206 Practicum I4  
Year Total: 10  
 
Total Credit Hours:  23

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or jean_batson-turner@ivcc.edu, (815) 224-0268.

This certificate introduces the student to basic information about the discipline of Human Services and provides theoretical application and skills training in a broad variety of techniques needed for effective Human Service intervention. It can be taken by persons with no previous college as well as by persons with a college background who wish to retrain in this field. Classes can also be applied to the AAS degree in Human Services.  CRJ 2050--Drugs in America: Offered evenings in the fall semester of odd years only. 2/10/15

Program cost, completion, and career information

Human Services Certificate
Program Completion DataDept of Labor SOC-Codes Relating to this program of study
On-time graduation rate*0%29-2053Psychiatric Technicians
In-field placement rate**50%31-1013Psychiatric Aides
Median Loan Debt**50%
Estimated Program Cost
In-district
$2937
Out of district
$6367
Out of state
$6949
Cost Breakdown
Tuition
In-district
$2126
Out of district
$5556
Out of state
$6138
Course fees
$22
Books and supplies
$789Find out more about these occupations at O*Net Online. Go to http://www.onetonline.org

* Information based on previous Fiscal Year

** Information based on average of past five Fiscal Year

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