"Putting People to Work - Working With People"
The AAS in Human Services is a UAA/Anchorage campus degree program being supported on KPC campuses to prepare students for entry-level employment with human service agencies. Students acquire knowledge of human behavior and relationships, knowledge of social problem areas, skills in helping approaches and problem-solving skills. This degree, with its extensive practicum and course work in counseling, can be a terminal degree or a foundation to articulate into the BA in Psychology.
Potential Career Paths
- Crisis Intervention Counselor
- Recreation/Activity Therapist
- Care Coordinator
- Social Service Manager
- Corrections Officer
- Youth Counselor
Psychology/Human Services Advising
UAA Human Services Home Page
Human Services Department Handbook
National Organization for Human Services