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2024-2025 Catalog 
2024-2025 Catalog

Human Services - General (HSGCE)

Location(s): Fort Omaha Campus

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Award: Certificate of Achievement
Pathway to Associate Degree: Human Services - General (HSAA2)
Academic Focus Area: Community & Human Services

This certificate of achievement provides knowledge and skills in interpersonal communication; an overview of human services; helping skills/techniques; community resources; an introduction to counseling theories; assessment, case planning, and management; professional ethics and issues; and crisis intervention.

All required classes for the HSGCE certificate must have a grade of C or better to graduate from the program.


Graduation Requirements
To earn this degree, a student must complete all required courses.
Total credit hours required: 49.5


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General Education Course Recommendations for this Program:

  • Communication: ENGL 1010
  • Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness: PSYC 1010


Certificate of Achievement General Education Requirements - 13.5 credits

The following are General Education requirements for a Certificate of Achievement. Students may not use the same course to satisfy more than one degree requirement.


1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1 Level I course from the list of Communication General Education courses in the current course catalog.


1 Course     4.5 - 5.0 credit hrs. 

Please check your degree program for recommended Math course.

Select 1 college level math course from the list of General Education math courses in the current course catalog.

*Based on the Math course you select, pre-requisites may be required.

Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness

1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1course from the list of Humanities or Social Sciences General Education course options in the current course catalog. 




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