Community Services Program

Program mission statement

The Community Services Program seeks to prepare liberal arts students to assume responsible roles within social work and community helping agencies within our society.

Program goals, objectives and outcomes


  • Increase student knowledge of the social work approach to solving human problems.


  • Help students gain intellectual skills, moral insight and humanistic concepts.
  • Encourage students to develop ethical and analytic thinking essential for professional life in social work, psychology, foreign service, and a variety of other human service professions.
  • Prepare students desiring professional work as a human service practitioner.