Human Services

It Takes a Village

From family and community services to education and training, you can play a role in helping children, families, or school communities succeed.

Which pathway is offered?

Family & Consumer Science—This pathway helps students develop skills related to social services, including child and human development and consumer sciences. Students may learn about or practice managing social and community services or teaching family and consumer sciences.

What types of jobs can my student learn about and prepare for?*

Some of the jobs include:

  • Social worker
  • Teaching assistant

*Some of these jobs require additional education and certifications once a student graduates from high school.

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**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.

Which industry-recognized, in-demand certifications and exams can my student prepare for?

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • Microburst