Human Services

Human Services


A.A. Human Services, General
A.A. Chemical Dependency Studies

Certificates of Achievement

Human Services, General Program Disclosure
Chemical Dependency Studies

Program Description

This CRC program prepares students for employment as para-professionals with agencies such as youth group homes, youth and family services agencies, schools, probation, welfare, and mental health departments.

Alcohol/Drug Counseling Studies Program Approval has been granted to CRC by the California Foundation for Advancement of Addiction Professionals (CFAAP). CRC has met all of the requirements as set forth by CAADAC and the Education Board (CFAAP).

Career Opportunities

  • Peer Support Group Facilitator
  • Youth Group Home Worker
  • Family, Welfare, and Health Agencies Worker
  • Consumer Consultant
  • County or State Eligibility Worker
  • Conflict Containment Worker


  • Individual and group counseling
  • Interviews with employers
  • Employment training including resumes, cover letters, and interviews

Note to Transfer Students:
If you are interested in transferring to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in this major, it is critical that you meet with a CRC counselor to select and plan the courses for your major. Schools vary widely in terms of the required preparation. The courses that CRC requires for an associate’s degree in this major may be different from the requirements needed for the bachelor’s degree.

For information about the student learning outcomes for this program, see