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Human Services
Human Services
Associate Degree
60 Credits
Central Campus (Janesville)

Flexible Learning Options

Numerous classes in this program are offered in one or more of these formats. Learn more.


What You’ll Learn

“Helping a person will not necessarily change the world, but it will change the world for that person.” - Unknown

We live in challenging times. From political unrest and natural disasters to unemployment and homelessness, the difficulties and demands of these situations affect individuals and families both locally and around the world.

With an associate degree in Human Services from Blackhawk, you can become an advocate for the individuals and communities that are facing such issues and help change the world. BTC’s Human Services program provides a comprehensive range of training geared towards social agencies, counseling centers, educational institutions or correctional facilities. The curriculum combines the fundamentals of psychology, stress management, conflict management and social problems with specialized study opportunities and real-world training. Plus, if your goal is to continue on to a bachelor’s degree in social work, counseling or other related fields, our Human Services associate’s degree program is an excellent foundation for you. 

Estimated Program Costs & Potential Earnings

60 Credits

$8,907

Average Wage

$31,198

Potential Careers

Case Manager
Community Support Worker
Substance Abuse Counselor
Outreach Worker
Prevention Manager


Career Pathway

Previous education and work experience could qualify for Credit for Prior Learning saving you time and money. Find out more about what may apply to this program.

Human Services

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