Human Services

This certificate is a collaborative effort between the New Jersey departments of Human Services (DHS) and Children and Families (DCF), the New Jersey Community College Consortium for Workforce and Economic Development (NJCCCWED) and New Jersey community colleges for a career ladder certificate program. It is designed exclusively for DHS and DCF clerical and support staff who have completed the career ladders program and wish to obtain a college certificate and/or pursue a degree in human services.

The certificate program includes 18 credit hours of Atlantic Cape general education and program courses and 12 credit hours for one of three previously earned Career Ladders certifications in the child protective services field, the mental health field or the disability services field.

For further information, contact faculty advisor, Donna Marie McElroy, at dmcelroy@atlantic.edu or (609)343-5677, or contact the Social Science area coordinator, Heather Boone, at (609)343-4934 or hboone@atlantic.edu.

(HSVC-Spring 2010)

 

Communication

COMM110-Interpersonal Communication or COMM120-Public Speaking

Course #
Title
Credits
Choice of Course (3 Credits)  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
6

Social Science

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
6

NJDHS Certificate in Child Protective Services, Mental Health or Disability Services

Sub-Total Credits
12
Total credits:
30

Overview

Program

Human Services

Type

Certificate