Human Services Associate Career Outlook

Percent Employed

86%

Employed

 

WITC Human Services Associate Graduate Survey Responses 2016-2017

Employed in Related Field

100%

Employed in a Related Field

 

WITC Human Services Associate Graduate Survey Responses 2016-2017

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$32,134 - $39,647

Range of Yearly Salary

 

 

 


Careers

Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Substance Abuse Counselor

Substance Abuse Counselors advise people who suffer from alcoholism or drug addiction. They provide treatment and support to help clients recover from addiction. 

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Human Services Technician

Human Service Technicians provide client services, including support for families, in a wide variety of fields, such as psychology, rehabilitation, and social work. They assist other workers, such as social workers, and they help clients find benefits or community services.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Case Worker 

  • Community Outreach/Support Worker

  • Income Maintenance Worker

  • Human Services/Information and Referral Specialist

  • Intake Worker

  • Prevention Worker

  • Residential Manager

  • Social Services Assistant

  • Volunteer Coordinator

  • Adult Cay Care Worker

  • Counselor Assistant

  • Residential Counselor

  • Youth Care Counselor

  • Family Advocate

  • Activities Assistant

  • Visitation Worker

  • Program Aide

Transfer Opportunities

After you complete your Human Services Associate associate degree at WITC, you can transfer to another college to continue your education and earn your bachelor's degree and beyond. 

Articulation Agreements

The Human Services Associate program at WITC has articulation agreements with The College of St. Scholastica+, Lakeland University, UW-Eau Claire+, UW-Milwaukee, UW-Oshkosh+, UW-Stout+, UW-Superior+.

The colleges listed above have developed an associate degree to bachelor degree Articulation Agreement with WITC (Colleges with a + have a transfer agreement directly related to the Human Services and/or similar programs such as Social Work, Human Services, and Human Development & Family Studies; Other Bachelor Degree programs vary); other colleges may accept WITC credits upon a transcript review.

Hear From Graduates

"Being a retired military veteran of 22 years, I have attended numerous training schools and programs. I can't remember a level of professionalism as high as brought forth by the staff at WITC. I've seen a genuine commitment to quality education as well as a sincere concern for the success of the student." 

Marty, USCG (retired)

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