Associate of Arts Degree

What You Will Learn

The Human Services program at CCM offers an ideal foundation for those considering Social Work or other related careers. The curriculum is multidisciplinary, and candidates develop theoretical and practical knowledge in areas such as social welfare, public policy, counseling, social and behavioral science, biological science, multicultural perspectives, the humanities, and economics.

The program is structured for seamless transfer into BSW (Bachelor of Social Work) and MSW (Master of Social Work) programs at four-year colleges and universities. Additionally, the curriculum provides a strong grounding for those directly entering the workforce.

Why Study Human Services at CCM?

The CCM Human Services program provides outstanding instruction and experiential learning to prepare students for advanced study and careers in a diverse and changing world. The curriculum is aligned with national Social Work standards and blends academic and professional preparation in a wide variety of courses. Courses are interactive with small class size and faculty are dedicated to helping students develop their interests and pursue their goals.

Career Opportunities

  • Occupational Social Worker
  • Gerontological Social Worker
  • School Social Worker
  • Medical Social Worker
  • Mental Health Counselor
  • Foster Care Social Worker
  • Policy Analyst
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Specialist
  • Human Resources Coordinator/Specialist
  • Marriage + Family Counselor

Where You Can Go

Students in the Human Services program frequently transfer to:

  • Centenary University
  • Montclair State University
  • Ramapo College
  • Rutgers University

Contact Info

Sociology, Economics and Anthropology Department
DeMare Hall, Room 300

Dr. Jill Schennum

Dr. Gianmarco Savio
Program Coordinator