The Human Services Academy is focused primarily on careers that emphasize working with people.
- Civil Service
- Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
- Law Enforcement
- Non-Profit Leadership
- Political Scientist
- Public Policy
- Social Worker
Potential Career Opportunities
Annual Salary: $45,599 - $76,403
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 10,870
Bachelor’s Degree required. Teach students basic academic, social, and other formative skills in public or private schools.
Correctional Officers and Jailer
Annual Salary: $36,654 - $63,529
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 1,200
Guard inmates in penal or rehabilitative institutions in accordance with established regulations and procedures. May guard prisoners in transit between jail, courtroom, prison, or other point .
Police/Sheriff's Patrol Officer
Annual Salary: $40,139 - $82,102
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 3,730
Maintain order and protect life and property by enforcing local, tribal, State, or Federal laws and ordinances. Duties include: patrol a specific area, direct traffic, issue traffic summonses, investigate accidents, apprehend and arrest suspects, or serve legal processes of courts.
Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialist
Annual Salary: $47,990 - $116,501
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 620
Conduct programs of compensation and benefits and job analysis for employer. May specialize in specific areas, such as position classification and pension programs.
Food Service Manager
Annual Salary: $37,740 - $77,551
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 1,120
Plan, direct, or coordinate activates of an organization or department that serves food and beverages.
Social and human Service Assistant
Annual Salary: $21,750 - $50,225
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 5,270
Assist in providing client services in a wide variety of fields, such as psychology, rehabilitation, or social work, including support for families. May assist clients in identifying and obtaining benefits and community services or assist social workers in resolving client issues.
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Manager
Annual Salary: $45,407- $75,604
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 1,420
Plan, direct, or coordinate the selling, buying, leasing, or governance activities of commercial, industrial, or residential real estate properties. Includes managers of homeowner and condominium associations, rented or leased housing units, buildings, or land.
Child Care Worker
Annual Salary: $19,557 - $32,738
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 10,470
Attend to children at schools, businesses, private households, and childcare institutions. Perform a variety of tasks, such as dressing, feeding, bathing, and overseeing play.
Human Resources Specialist
Annual Salary: $45,889 - $75,123
MN Job Openings thru 2024: 3,320
Bachelor’s Degree required. Perform activities in the human resource area. Includes employment specialists who screen, recruit, interview, and place workers.