Associate in Applied Science in Human Services/Disability Studies
Iowa Lakes Community College

Program Details

The online AAS in Human Services/Disability Studies degree program from Iowa Lakes Community College is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment or transfer to a four-year college or university to study social work, psychology, counseling, or education/special-education. Students gain skills in planning and case management, assessment and referrals, interviewing and behavioral observations, and working with individuals and groups, equipping them for employment in:

  • Public and private social service agencies
  • Treatment centers for addictions
  • Group homes for mental illness, domestic violence, residential treatment, and developmental disabilities
  • Supported living and vocational work programs
  • State and county Deparments of Human Services
  • Hospital-based treatment facilities
  • Correctional facilities

Requirements

This degree program requires a practicum experience.

  • High school diploma or GED

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission