Human Services

​Providing social support such as counseling and mental health services, family and community services, personal care​, and consumer services

​Potential Careers in Human Services
  • Adult day care worker
  • Career counselor
  • Community service director 
  • Volunteer coordinator
  • Emergency relief worker
  • Counselor
  • Geriatric services worker
  • Human services worker​
  • Mental health counselor
  • Psychologist
  • Religious leader
  • Residential advisor
  • Social worker
  • Sociologist
  • Substance abuse counselor
  • Rehabilitation counselor 

High School Pathway Courses     (s) = semester

Grade ​Essential Pathway Courses
(select one each year)
Examples of Local Post-Secondary Degrees 
Associate's ​Degree
Associate of Arts
Rasmussen College​​, Rock Valley College

Bachelor’s Degree
Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in Psychology or Sociology

Master’s Degree
Master of Science in Applied Family and Child Studies
Northern Illinois University
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