Human Service, Social Science AND Education

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Serve Your Community and Advance Lives

In human service, social science, and education careers, you’ll dedicate yourself to serving others and your community. You’ll use your passion for people to advance lives, help those in need, and educate future generations. Opportunities exist in many different work environments - you may find yourself working with children, adults, veterans, the disabled, the elderly, those with addictions, and more.

Human Service, Social Science and Education Programs


Program Name

Certificate/Degree Requirements

Academic Map

Course Information

Early Childhood Early Childhood Certificate Requirements (PDF) Early Childhood Academic Map (PDF) Early Childhood Course Information (PDF)
Human Services Human Services AAS Degree Requirements (PDF) Human Services Academic Map (PDF) Human Services Course Information (PDF)
Early Childhood Care and Education Early Childhood Care and Education AAS Degree Requirements (PDF)  Early Childhood Care and Education Academic Map (PDF) Early Childhood Care and Education Course Information (PDF)
Liberal Arts AA Transfer Degree Liberal Arts Academic Map (PDF) -
History AA Transfer Degree History Academic Map (PDF) -
Political Science AA Transfer Degree Political Science Academic Map (PDF) -
Psychology AA Transfer Degree Psychology Academic Map (PDF) -
Social Work AA Transfer Degree Social Work Academic Map (PDF) -
Women's Gender Studies AA Transfer Degree Women's Gender Studies Academic Map (PDF) Women's Gender Studies Course Information (PDF)

Degrees Beyond Bay College

Early Childhood graduates typically work in child-care centers, preschools, or government-run programs. Human Service graduates may work as counselors or Social Worker’s Assistants, aiding in care plans for patients. Many graduates transfer to a university to become a social worker. Graduates of Social Science programs generally transfer to a university to pursue a higher level degree.

Popular Bachelor's Degrees include:

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education—Elementary, Secondary, and Special Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Speech Pathology
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Social Science—History and Geography

Human Service, Social Science and Education Career Information



Employment Details

Social Worker Social Worker Employment Details
Social Services Social Services Employment Details
Counselor/Therapist Counselor/Therapist Employment Details
Health Educator Health Educator Employment Details
Psychologist Psychologist Employment Details
Historian Historian Employment Details
Librarian Librarian Employment Details
Childcare Center Worker Childcare Center Worker Employment Details
Education Administrator Education Administrator Employment Details
Religious Worker Religious Worker Employment Details
Speech Pathologist Speech Pathologist Employment Details
Occupational Therapist Occupational Therapist Employment Details
Sign Language Specialist Sign Language Specialist Employment Details
Fitness Professional Fitness Professional Employment Details
Trainer Trainer Employment Details
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