Get the skills necessary to pursue a rewarding career in a wide variety of helping professions. Develop your talents assessing clients’ needs, identifying community resources, and problem solving – all with the goal of making a difference in the lives of those unable to help themselves.
Human Services Professionals
- Case Worker
- Family Support Worker
- Youth Worker
- Social Service Liaison
- Residential Counselor
Fastest Growing Occupations
- Personal Care Aides 71% 71%
- Marriage and Family Therapists 41% 41%
- Mental Health Counselors 36% 36%
- Healthcare Social Workers 34% 34%
- Residential Advisors 26% 26%
Thinking about a career in Human Services?
Human Services Professionals hold jobs in such diverse settings as group homes and halfway houses; correctional, intellectual disability, and community mental health centers; family, child, and youth service agencies, and programs concerned with alcoholism, drug abuse, family violence, and aging. Depending on the career path, job titles and duties vary a great deal.