Course Information

The Human Services Career Cluster focuses on preparing students for employment in careers that relate to families and human needs such as counseling and mental health services, family and community services, personal care and consumer services.

Family and Human Services Pathway

Pathway Chart
The Family and Human Services Pathway is focused on preparing individuals for employment in careers that relate to families and human needs such as counseling and mental health services, family and community services, personal care and consumer services.

High School Strands and Standards

Supporting Courses

Suggested high school courses that support the Career Pathway.  Courses do not count towards Pathway completion.

 Psychology

 Sociology

Explorer Courses

Choose one or more of the following courses.

Concentrator Courses

To be a concentrator, you must pass one of the following courses and one explorer course.

Individual Family and Relationships

Personal and Family Finance

Completer Courses

To be a completer you must pass a concentrator course and enough courses to equal 3.0 credits in this Pathway.

Behavioral Health

Community Health

Health Career Integration

Mental and Counseling Health

Social Services

Courses under development and names are tentative. Available 2023-2024 school year. 

Personal Care Services Pathway

Pathway Chart
The Personal Care Services Pathway prepares students for professional licensure in the hair, skin, and nail service industries including cosmetology, hair design, barbering, esthetician, or nail technician.

Junior High/Middle School Strands and Standards

High School Strands and Standards

Supporting Courses

Suggested high school courses that support the Career Pathway.  Courses do not count towards Pathway completion.

Explorer Courses

Choose one or more of the following courses.

Concentrator Courses

To be a concentrator, you must pass one of the following courses and one explorer course.

Completer Courses

To be a completer you must pass a concentrator course and enough courses to equal 3.0 credits in this Pathway.