Associate of Applied Science in Human Services
Northcentral Technical College

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Science in Human Services from Northcentral Technical College prepares individuals to work in a human service agency.  With this degree students learn to provide education, support, care, advocacy, and crisis intervention in a human service agency, working with individuals, groups, and entire communities.  The curriculum consists of these key components:

  • Cultural Awareness
  • Understanding Diverse Cultural Groups
  • Responsible Attitude
  • Commitment to Serving Others
  • Effective Communication Skills

Through these components students learn to utilize community resources and to apply human services interventions and best practices.  Graduates are prepared to cultivate professional relationships, demonstrate professionalism, uphold the Ethical Standards and Values for Human Service Professionals, and show a commitment to cultural competence.


  • High school transcript
  • Criminal background check

School Accreditation Statement

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