Associate in Applied Science in Human Services Developmental Disabilities
Stanly Community College

Program Details

Online students are offered the opportunity to earn an Associate in Applied Science degree with a concentration in Human Services.  This particular degree focuses on Developmental Disabilities in a variety of age groups.  Specialized studies include but are not limited to:

  • Developmental Psychology
  • Human Services Issues
  • Counseling

Students may take advantage of fieldwork options in which they may apply learned knowledge in a controlled environment.  Explore the history, roles, agencies, and careers in today’s human services field.  Graduates with this degree may consider pursuing professional pathways in mental health, educational agencies, social services, or further educational opportunities through SCC online.


  • High school transcript
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges