Human Services

Program Level: Certificate, Diploma, Associate
Department: Human Services and Education

A career in Human Services will give you the opportunity to help others adjust socially, psychologically or physically so they can achieve a fuller and more satisfying life. Our Human Services program prepares you for a position in psychiatric or treatment facilities, social service agencies, school systems, nursing homes, community-based services, group homes, rehabilitation centers and senior centers. Our Human Services faculty are passionate about their field and eager to share their experiences with you.

program overview


Grand Island and Hastings Campuses

Program Options

Associate of Applied Science



course descriptions

Course Sequence by Specialization

  • At 2018-19 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.

    2017-18 Tuition and Fees (cost per credit)




    Nebraska Resident $88 $12 $100
    Non Resident $132 $12 $144

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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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