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Human Services

Available at the Grand Island and Hastings campuses. Some courses are available online.
  • HumanServices

    People in the human services field are employed in a variety of positions which involve helping others adjust socially, psychologically, or physically so they can achieve a fuller and more satisfying life.

    The job outlook for this field is excellent. The need for human services workers is expected human service assistants is expected to grow by nearly 28 percent between 2010 and 2020, which is much faster than the average for all occupations

    The Human Services program is offered at the Central Community College campuses in Grand Island and Hastings. Graduates find employment in a variety of positions with psychiatric, treatment facilities, social services agencies, school systems, nursing homes, community-based services, group homes, rehabilitation centers and senior centers.

    Gainful Employment Information 

    • At 2017-18 tuition and fee rates, completing the 62 credits required for the Human Services degree costs:

      Nebraska residents - $6,200
      Non-residents - $8,928

      These costs are for tuition and fees only for the program of study as listed in the CCC online catalog. It does not include the cost of foundations courses, retaking courses or taking courses in addition to those required for the degree. It does not include the cost of books, supplies, tools, computers or other items that may be required.

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    • Finish in 2 years by completing 15-16 credits a semester for 4 semesters

      The length of time to complete a program is based on a student taking only the courses required for the program as listed in our online catalog. It does not include the cost of foundations courses that may be required based on COMPASS, ASSET or ACT scores, retaking courses or taking courses that are not required by your program of study.

      Your adviser will develop a plan of study to meet your personal needs.

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