Associate of Applied Science Degree

Practicum Information

Practicum I & II are required for the AAS in Human Services.

The Department follows strict guidelines dictated by the accrediting body for Human Services Programs (CSHSE). Students must meet ALL prerequisites to be admitted.

The following guidelines will assist you in gaining entrance into practicum.

Practicum I - HUMS A295A Prerequisites:

  • Admission to Human Services AAS Degree Program
  • HUMS A101 Introduction to Human Services (with grade C or better)
  • HUMS A185 Introduction to Field Work (with grade C or better)
  • HUMS A223 Introduction to Paraprofessional Counseling I (with grade C or better)
  • ENGL A111 Methods of Written Communication
  • Practicum I Application

Practicum II - HUMS A295B Prerequisites:

  • HUMS A295A Human Services Practicum I (with grade C or better)
  • Continuing Practicum Application


Registration  for Practicum is closed. It is available only to students whose names are submitted by the Human Services Department Practicum Coordinator.  


  In order to have their names submitted for registration, students must complete their application one semester prior to enrollment into practicum.  (Fall and Spring semesters only. Practicum is unavailable during Summer semester)  


  See the Human Services Department Handbook for a detailed description of all practicum processes, including timelines.


Application deadlines for Spring 2016 placement has passed.  Please contact the Practicum Office if you need Spring 2016 placement assistance.