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Ethics and Values for Support Services Professionals




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Course level: Undergraduate

This course provides an overview of ethical standards outlined by human service, criminal justice, and mental health organizations. Students will explore and examine their personal values, beliefs, and biases as they relate to different social involved populations.



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We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission ( or its predecessor for more than 40 years.

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Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

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