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Doctor of Human Services


Gain the practical and leadership skills you need to address vital social issues with a Doctor of Human Services degree from Walden.

Gain the practical and leadership skills you need to address vital social issues with a Doctor of Human Services degree from Walden.

1Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Social and Community Service Managers, SOC Code 11-9151. Retrieved September 2020. National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, do not guarantee actual job growth, and are subject to change.

2Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) Integrated Postsecondary Education Database (IPEDS). Retrieved January 2021; includes 2018–19 data and all classifications of instructional programs (CIP) codes. A doctoral research degree (Award Level 17 and 19) is a PhD or other doctoral degree that requires advanced work beyond the master’s level, including the preparation and defense of a dissertation based on original research or the planning and execution of an original project demonstrating substantial artistic or scholarly achievement. Some examples of this type of degree may include EdD, DMA, DBA, DSc, DA, DM, or others, as designated by the awarding institution.