“The staff and faculty want you to succeed. It’s almost as if they’re walking across the stage with you at graduation.” — Travis Samuels, Goodwin Human Services class of 2015
You are a nurturer. You have the compassion and heart to make a difference in the world. You thrive in an environment that allows you to help in the growth and development of others. Touching someone’s life is personally rewarding for you, and your mission is to affect those around you positively. Your patience, kind-hearted personality, and strong communication skills make you someone others always feel comfortable turning to.
Take your caring nature to the next level with a degree or certificate designed for people just like you at Goodwin College!
Goodwin offers 6 bachelor’s and associate degrees in Health and HumanS.
- Child Study (Bachelor’s Degree)
- Early Childhood Education (Associate Degree)
- Human Services (Bachelor’s and Associate Degree)
- Occupational Therapy Assistant (Associate Degree)
- Social Work (Bachelor’s Degree)
Jobs for caregivers in CT are on the rise! Employment growth for childcare workers in Connecticut is projected to increase by 15.7% by 2022, according to the CT Department of Labor. And employment of Social and Human Service Assistants is projected to increase in that same timeframe by 19.8%!