Human Services

If you enjoy lending a helping hand and caring for others, the human services sector is for you!


HISD Four-Year Course Sequences

The Human Services program of study focuses on preparing individuals for employment in careers that improve the quality of human lives. In the cosmetology pathway, students will become experts in haircutting and styling, hair color treatments, perm wraps, facials and massage, and nail applications.

High Schools Offering Human Services pathways

Fastest Growing Career Opportunities

  • Massage Therapist
  • Spa Manager

Certifications and Licensures

  • Texas Cosmetology Operator License 

High Paying Careers

  • Esthetician $26,000
  • Cosmetologist $22,000



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