Associate in Applied Science in Human Services
Central Maine Community College

Program Details

The online AAS in Human Services degree program from Central Maine Community College is designed to prepare graduates for entry-level positions in the fields of substance abuse, mental health, developmental disabilities, child and adolescent services, and gerontology. In addition to completing course requirements, students are required to complete practicums in social service agencies, ensuring knowledge and experience in:

  • Basic counseling skills
  • Support systems available in the community
  • Treating individual, family, group, and community human services problems
  • Awareness of challenges faced by clients with regard to human-rights issues, financial problems, administrative/legal hurdles, and other concerns
  • Ethical responsibility
  • Establishing and maintaining continuing education to grow and maintain professional competence

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Central Maine Community College is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Official High School Transcript/GED Score