We live in challenging times. From political unrest and unemployment to homelessness and natural disasters, the difficulties and demands of these situations affect individuals and families in countries around the world.

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Earn credits toward your master’s degree while earning your bachelor’s degree with the Accelerate Into Master’s option. Learn how.

With an online BS in Human Services from Walden, you can become an advocate for the individuals and communities that are facing such issues and help change their world.

By studying the latest theories and principles of conflict management and resolution, you can explore ways to remedy and prevent individual and social issues. Our online BS in Human Services program can help you gain practical skills in case management, crisis and trauma response, advocacy, and community collaboration.

With these newly acquired skills, you can prepare to work as a mental health aide, child advocate, or parole officer in a variety of settings, including group homes, family agencies, and rehabilitation centers.*

Find detailed information for this program, including possible occupations, completion rate, program costs, and median student loan debt.

*Career options may require additional experience, training, or other factors beyond the successful completion of this degree program.

  • Grants and tuition reductions available.

  • Explore Your Credit Options

    Find out if you can transfer credit, earn credit for prior learning, or structure your credit hours to earn your bachelor’s in less time.

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  • How Do I Choose the Right Degree?

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    Walden’s AIM degree option provides you with the opportunity to work toward your master’s degree while completing your undergraduate studies. Learn more.

  • Tau Upsilon Alpha

    Learn about the Walden chapter of Tau Upsilon Alpha, the national human services honor society that recognizes students for their integrity, academic excellence, and dedication to empowering people through education and service.

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  • Dollar signReceive a $3,000 grant if you reside in the US and start this program on September 26, 2016 or October 10, 2016. Contact one of our enrollment advisors to learn more.

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