Public Service Department offers programs designed to prepare students
to work in a variety of service industries. These programs include challenging classroom experiences and
opportunities for on-the-job internships.
Chair: Bill Barz, M.S., M.A., B.B.A.
Studies-Meets professional substance abuse counselor
certification training requirements.
Care-Provides child care center management, teaching, and related
Justice-Emphasizes careers in the criminal justice field.
Service Management-Meets OSFM certification, and emphasizes careers in the
fire service field.
Operations-The program is designed to prepare
students for entry-level jobs in the fire service. The program will
culminate with students completing fire academy training and performing a
capstone internship with a local fire department.
Trainer-Provides training for jobs in health fitness clubs,
sports facilities, etc.
Education and Health-Features aerobics, body
building, fitness, health, lifestyle, nutrition, outdoor recreation, team
Services-Emphasizes careers in the security and loss
prevention field, as well as criminal justice.
Management-Emphasizes careers in the leisure services and
commercial recreation industries.
recreation therapist job training.
Justice Education Training Partnerships
Community College has partnerships with the following agencies. For more
information, please contact Joe Ford at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Moraine Valley is a
comprehensive full-service community college with an open-door admission policy
for high school graduates and others qualified to enter. Admission is available to individuals 18 or older who are high school
graduates/GED recipients, or who have permission from their high school.