Human Sciences & Education

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OVERVIEW
This Cluster prepares students for careers that improve quality of life and promotes safe, health communities. Workers in human sciences better our lives by tending to our psychological, social, and physical needs. Social service organizations that help individuals with basic needs, such as housing, health, and nutrition constitutes a large component of this cluster.  Students in this cluster are also preparing for careers in providing, supporting, and managing the education and training of millions of learners. It encompasses ages from preschool through adults; varies from informal to formal settings; and provides for the skills necessary for initial entrance as well as updating skills to advance within the job or train for a different one.

PROGRAMS OF STUDY
The following programs of study are offered through the HSE Small Learning Community:

  • Human Sciences
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Child, Youth and Family Studies
  • Consumer Services
  • Counseling & Mental Health
  • Design
  • Education and Training

ORGANIZATIONS
Students that participate in the HSE SLC will have an opportunity to get involved with the Career Student Organizations FCCLA and Educators Rising.

EDUCATION/TRAINING EXPERIENCES
Students enrolled in the Health Science and Education SLC will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of hands-on experiences.