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Careers in Human Services

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professional
Has advanced training and education in a specific area. Professionals have at elast bachelor's degrees and may have master's or doctor's degrees.
entry-level job
Requires little or no education and training after high school.
paraprofessional
Has education and training beyond high school to prepare for his or her work. Often have associate degrees.
directly
Person actively involved in the care, education, and training of children.
Child Development Associate Credential
A national program that certifies child care workers. Requires both classroom training and experience in child care.
indirectly
Careers that may not have direct contact with children, but children benefit from their work.
entrepreneurship
A business that is owned and operated by one person.
job
Work a person does to earn money.
career
A series of related jobs and work experiences.
interests
Activities that appeal to a person over a period of time.
aptitudes
Your natural talents
abilities
Skills that have been learned or developed.