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HUS 520: Working in Human Services Administration: Professional Organizations

This course introduces students to the field of management in human services organizations. It focuses on the knowledge and skills required by those who supervise employees on a daily basis. Employee and agency rights as well as legal issues pertaining to

Professional Organizations

Society of Human Resource Management

National Organization of Human Services

Center for Credentialing Education

Council for Standards in Human Services Education

The Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)

Center for Nonprofit Management

Explore the information provided by these professional organizations.  Consider joining as a student member to access all they have to offer.  Professional organizations usually have a much lower membership fee for student members.  Students may be able to apply for grants and scholarships, and apply to attend or present at conferences.  Organization websites often have conference papers, scholarly journals, and more resources.