Public Service Support (SWA.S.STC)
- Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
- Department: Social Work
The Public Service Support certificate is the first of three core certifications of the proposed Community & Public Services Associate of Applied Science. Students learn how to provide assistance to Social Work and Social Service Professionals in the field. This certificate includes course work in the fields of sociology, psychology, social work, and human services and behavioral health and is designed to prepare students to work in the helping profession at an entry level position. This certificate prepares students to work with those in need to overcome difficulties and improve their lives. This certificate is especially pertinent to students who may have dealt with personal and family problems and want to use their experience knowledge and passion to help others avoid the mistakes they made, which lead them to prison.