High-Impact learning is the key to programs in Human Services.
Coursework includes experiential learning opportunities including practicum, service learning, work-place internships, and study abroad options. Graduates become leaders in a wide range of human services programs that improve quality of life for individuals, families and communities throughout the lifespan through the administration of human services such as developmental adult residential services, family financial counseling, divorce education, addiction prevention and recovery, child care administration, child and youth community programming, court advocacy, support for the incarcerated and their families, senior case management, hospice services, domestic violence and homeless shelter administration, sexual assault crises support, and reproductive education.
The Department of Human Services prepares students to empower individuals across the lifespan, strengthen families, promote community prosperity, and advocate for intersectional social justice in our globally diverse society through high-impact experiential learning and innovative research and scholarship.
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