- Community Studies Program: Catalog Information PDF
The Community Studies (with emphasis in Direct Services) degree and certificate are considered applied sociology programs.
Sociological theory and perspectives provide the foundation for students to work as paraprofessionals at the assistant level, under the supervision of workers with professional degrees.
Students may perform a variety of entry level, social service organization functions including resource development and referral, client screening, assessments, consultation, reports and record keeping.
Program of Study for the Community Studies Degree and Certificate
The degree and certificate in Community Studies (emphasis in Direct Services) are applied sociology programs. Sociological theory and perspectives provide the foundation for students to work as paraprofessionals… MORE >>