Career And College Prep

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 and Consumer Services—This pathway teaches students about social and community services, including child and human development and consumers sciences. Students may follow career paths in social work or therapy for children, families, or school communities.

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

Examples of jobs include:

  • Therapist
  • Social worker
  • School counselor

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

What could my future look like in this career field?**


**Data is from Lightcast and is updated frequently.

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

  • Community Health Worker certification