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Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Human Services Diploma


Prepare for a helping career with agencies that provide support and assistance to individuals coping with economic disadvantage, mental health issues, developmental, gender and diversity issues, addictions and other challenges. Your certificate credits count towards completion of child and youth care or social work degree programs.


Students who wish to continue their education have the opportunity to ladder into child and youth care or social work degree programs.

Admission Requirements

Limited admission

  • Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status
  • Two letters of reference
  • English Studies 12/English First Peoples 12 with a minimum of 73% (or equivalent)
 If you don’t meet the requirements

You can take upgrading courses at TRU to help you meet the requirements of this program.

» Talk to a student recruiter about your options. You may be eligible for free tuition. Or learn more about upgrading.

Next Steps

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