Social and Human Services
Make a Difference for People Facing Change and Challenges
An education in social and human services can lead you in many interesting directions — from alcohol and chemical dependency counseling to senior services and activities specialist.
The job opportunities are endless, helping people of all ages with emotional, mental, physical, and economic difficulties in a wide variety of settings and facilities. The degree programs include supervised work experience at community chemical dependency or human service agencies.
About Social and Human Services at Edmonds Community College
Our department has developed and offered a variety of innovative programs in the human services field for more than 30 years. We are proud of our many graduates, who are now helping people of all ages in social service programs, in counseling and treatment centers.
Students gain the knowledge, skills, and values needed to succeed as professionals. Explore the opportunities — from skill updates for current professionals, career changes, and certificate or degree programs for students who are new to the field.