Associate of Applied Science Degree


For questions or advising   needs, contact:
Ira Rosnel, Associate Degree Coordinator
afir@uaa.alaska.edu

Program Outcomes:

 

Graduates of this program will be able   to:

 
  1. Analyze and navigate community based human   services agencies, service delivery systems and secure a variety of community   resources,  
  2. Utilize a strengths-based approach to   working with people and their problems in living,  
  3. Effectively use intervention and core   paraprofessional counseling skills,  
  4. Apply their acquired human services skills   in a service agency to include assessment, interviewing, treatment planning,   service delivery, and paraprofessional counseling,
  5. Demonstrate consolidation of knowledge   through three areas of learning including:  
 
  • Understanding of an agency, its target   population and services delivered, and interaction with their community   partners,
  • Development of professional self and   identity with appropriate use of supervision,  
  • Application of client/community   intervention skills,
   
  1. Qualify for employment in the human   services workforce,  
  2. Build on their human services degrees as a   foundation for further education.