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Degrees in Human Services - 2014 Emerging Trends

Degrees in HUMAN SERVICES Emerging Trends for 2014 TYPES OF DEGREES Bachelor Master BS in Human Services • BS in Human Services - Health Education and Community Services • BS in Human Services - Human Services Management BS in Human Services - Counseling • BS in Human Services - Health and Community Services BS in Human Services - Criminal Justice • Master - Human Services • Master - Human Services - Program Administration • Master - Human Services - Clinical Counseling • Master - Human Services - Drug and Alcohol Counseling PROGRAM COURSEWORK Bachelor's degree programs in human services include courses from several academic disciplines. The following courses are available to students seeking a bachelor's degree in human services: Counseling theories • Crisis intervention • Conflict management Delivery of human services Gerontology and human services • Human services policies • Human services practicum • Issues in substance abuse Principles in child abuse Pharmacology CAREER DETAILS POPULAR CAREER OPTIONS CV Students who hold a bachelor's degree in human services may pursue jobs in variety of public and private agencies, organizations and institutions. These include prisons, hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation centers, government agencies, elder care facilities, food banks and job training programs. Typical jobs include the following: • Case management worker Social work aide Adoption services counselor • Geriatric counselor • Teen counselor Welfare case worker Day care assistant Community outreach worker Life skills educator AIDS services case manager SALARY INFO Median Annual Wage $30,100 Median Hourly Wage 14.47 Total Employed Nationally 357,500 EMPLOYMENT AND WAGES FOR SELECTED HUMAN SERVICE WORKERS IN SOCIAL ASSISTANCE Annual median wage2 Occupation Employment Counselors Substance abuse and behavioral disorder counselors 14,190 $36,790 Educational, guidance, school, and vocational counselors 20,930 $35,370 Marriage and family therapists 10,880 $41,320 Mental health counselors 24,000 $37,410 Rehabilitation counselors 50,730 $29,650 Counselors, all other 6,360 $33,170 Psychologists Clinical, counseling, and school psychologists 8,000 $56,080 Social and human services Social and human service assistants 130,210 $26,550 Social workers Child, family, and school social workers 76,180 $34,640 Healthcare social workers 18,880 $38,910 Mental health and substance abuse social workers 25,410 $35,720 Social workers, all other 13,880 $36,340 AVG, WAGES FOR RELATED JOBS $120,000 Social and human service assistants Community and social services occupations Human resources managers, all other $100,000 Sales representative, services, all other $80,000 $60,000 $40,000 $20,000 SOURCES DegreeCouncil" .org

Degrees in Human Services - 2014 Emerging Trends

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