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Family Services Specialist

at South Central College

Program Details

  • Award: Associate of Applied Science
  • Credits: 60
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIOA Certified

About this Program

This award will prepare individuals for careers in a variety of family and child services settings. Students will learn skills such as positive behavioral interventions, health and safety, cultural sensitivity, family dynamics, record keeping and interpersonal communication.

The Family Service Specialist program is designed to establish a foundation in early childhood education, improve the quality of early childhood services, and prepares learners for positions in several areas in the health, human services, and education fields with children, adolescents, adults, and senior citizens. Those who may be interested in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Home Visitor for children and families or other health related areas may want to consider the Family Service Specialist program as a well-rounded educational base to support further development.

Program Locations

  • South Central College, Mankato 56003
  • South Central College, Faribault 55021
South Central College
1920 Lee Blvd. North Mankato, MN 56003 Toll-Free: (800) 722-9359 Local: (507) 389-7200 TTY: (507) 389-7200

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