Are you interested in a career serving others? Are you wondering if this field might be a good fit for you? Are you thinking about a career in the fields of counseling, social work, psychology, or substance use treatment?

The UMA Mental Health and Human Services Program has created a 12 credit pathway for high school students to help you learn more about the field of mental health, social sciences, substance use treatment, and human services.

  • HUS 101 Introduction to Human Services (3 credits)
  • HUS 125 Introduction to Substance Use Disorders (3 credits)
  • PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology (3 credits)
  • SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology (3 credits)

Related Majors and Certificates at UMA

  • Associate of Science in Mental Health and Human Services
  • Bachelor of Science in Mental Health and Human Services
  • Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician/Community Certificate
  • Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Technician Certificate

Related Careers

  • Social Worker (Schools, Healthcare, etc.)
  • Counselor/Therapist
  • Case Manager/Care Manager
  • Substance Use Treatment Provider
  • Prevention Specialist
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Public Policy/Advocacy