Students will understand the role of human services working with individuals, families, communities and society; put human services theory and skills into practice; recognize types of addictions; and exhibit the skills needed to serve as a mental health worker. Students will also gain field experience through an internship. This degree has options for transfer at Old Dominion University and Virginia Commonwealth University.

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Jobs in this field include positions in social service and mental health.

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Yvonne Barry
Chair, Department of Human Services and Mental Health