We offer an accelerated associate's degree that you can finish in as few as four quarters. You can take a combination of day and evening courses to fit your schedule.
Our next program info session for Human Services is December 9 at 3 p.m. in Building 2, Room 210. Come meet the instructors, see the classrooms, and learn how you can get started!
You can start the Human Services Degree or the Chemical Dependency Degree programs fall or spring quarter. For the Chemical Dependency Certificate, you can start any quarter.Enroll Online
For program costs, visit the Tuition and Fees page.
Costs are estimated and are not guarantees.
You can learn more about financial aid and scholarships right here. Or view our full tuition & fees breakdown.
Human Services Degree: 4-6 quarters
Chemical Dependency Specialist Certificate: 3 quarters
All program lengths are estimates and are not guarantees.
Graduates may find employment as case workers/case aides. In Washington, median pay for case workers/case aides is $38,800 per year.
This is not a guarantee of employment or a certain wage. Full career data available at careerinfo.net
Our Human Services can prepare you for mid-level positions in a variety of settings serving diverse populations — at risk youth, the homeless, those struggling with substance abuse, incarcerated youth and adults, people with HIV/AIDS, the mentally ill, the developmentally disabled, foster families, and more.
Ask Ashley Duncan a question about student life at Clover Park Technical College, and chances are she’ll have an answer.
CPTC Human Services Student Tianna White helps those in need in the Tacoma community.
When Al Brown's dream of playing football for the Dallas Cowboys didn't come true, he pursued an education at Clover Park Technical College to help and inspire others.