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Master’s Programs

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MS in Human Services

MS in Human Services - Community and Social Services

    Specialization

This specialization prepares you to work in community social work in non-licensure roles. You will study the prevention, intervention, and promotion of well-being in a variety of settings, including schools, communities, and organizations.

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  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Human Services

MS in Human Services - Family Studies and Intervention

    Specialization

In diverse populations, human services professionals must be in tune with the special needs of underrepresented or marginalized groups such as low-income, single-parent, gay and lesbian families, bisexual, and transgender.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Human Services

MS in Human Services - Human Services Nonprofit Administration

    Specialization

Do you aspire to take on a leadership role in the human services field? This specialization focuses on topics such as public management and leadership, program development and implementation, and staff development and training—the core competencies you will need to effectively lead a human services agency or organization.

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  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Human Services

MS in Human Services - Military Families and Culture

    Specialization

From combat-related injuries to addiction, members of the armed forces may face a multitude of challenges both on the front lines and when they return home. In this specialization, you’ll deepen your understanding of military culture; explore topics such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and vicarious trauma; and examine how frequent relocations, parent-child separation, and extensive deployments impact military families.

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  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Human Services

MS in Human Services - Criminal Justice

    Specialization

From homelessness to substance abuse to poverty, there are a variety of factors that contribute to criminal behavior in modern society. In the Criminal Justice specialization, you will explore both traditional and contemporary intervention and rehabilitation approaches for offenders as well as their victims.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Human Services

MS in Human Services - Studies in Aging

    Specialization

Aging populations with special needs are creating a greater demand for professionals who can facilitate the integration of services for the older adult, including health and home care, financial and lifestyle, and issues of daily living. The Gerontology specialization prepares you to meet this growing need. In this program, you will explore the impact of societal expectations on the elderly and demographic trends, including global cross-cultural issues in aging.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Human Services

MS in Human Services - General Program

    Specialization

Walden’s MS in Human Services General Program explores the full spectrum of human services competencies and strategies. As a student, you will gain insight into the history of the profession, learn best practices for human services delivery systems, and practice effective program planning and evaluation methods.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Human Services

MS in Human Services - Diaster Crisis and Interventions

    Specialization

Whether it’s an act of nature or an act of terror, effective crisis management leaders are needed to curtail the effects of the disaster and implement relief efforts. This specialization focuses on theories and strategies to meet the needs of individuals, families, and communities in crisis.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in School Counseling

Crisis and Trauma

    Specialization

From natural disasters to the loss of a loved one, traumatic life events can have far-reaching effects on children and adolescents. In this specialization, you’ll learn how to help students cope with and recover from catastrophe.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in School Counseling

Marriage Couple and Family Counseling

    Specialization

Help students navigate life’s tough challenges and increase their odds of success in school and beyond.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in School Counseling

Military Families and Culture

    Specialization

Would you like to help children from military families deal with the challenges that come with military life? In this specialization, you will gain insights into military culture as well as the unique emotional needs of children of active military personnel and veterans.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in School Counseling

Addiction Counseling

    Specialization

Whether it’s substance abuse or compulsive gambling, addiction impacts the entire family. This specialization prepares you with the skills and insights to help students cope with the emotional challenges of watching a loved one struggle with dependence.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling

Military Families and Culture

    Specialization

Walden’s online Military Families and Culture specialization in the MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling program. The curriculum is uniquely designed to meet CACREP guidelines for granting these two distinct degrees at the same time.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling

Trauma and Crisis Counseling

    Specialization

Walden’s online Trauma and Counseling specialization in the MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling program. The curriculum is uniquely designed to meet CACREP guidelines for granting these two distinct degrees at the same time.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling

Addiction Counseling

    Specialization

Walden’s online Addiction Counseling specialization in the MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling program. The curriculum is uniquely designed to meet CACREP guidelines for granting these two distinct degrees at the same time.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling

Forensic Counseling

    Specialization

Walden’s online Forensic Counseling specialization in the MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling program. The curriculum is uniquely designed to meet CACREP guidelines for granting these two distinct degrees at the same time.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling

Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling

    Specialization

Walden’s online Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling specialization in the MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling program. The curriculum is uniquely designed to meet CACREP guidelines for granting these two distinct degrees at the same time.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Information Technology

MS in Information Technology - Health Informatics

    Specialization

The fast-growing field of health informatics focuses on applying IT-based innovations to reduce medical costs and improve the delivery of patient care. The Health Informatics specialization helps prepare you to take an active role in designing, building, and supporting the complex information systems required in today’s healthcare organizations.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 2/27/2023
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MS in Information Technology

MS in Information Technology - Information Systems

    Specialization

The Information Systems specialization can help you gain the skills you need to transition into a new career in the high-growth fields of information systems and technology. Learn to create IT solutions that meet strategic organizational needs, integrate IT solutions and business processes, and apply best practices to software construction tasks.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 2/27/2023
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MS in Information Technology

MS in Information Technology - Software Engineering

    Specialization

The Software Engineering specialization prepares you to develop the technology solutions organizations need to solve problems, seize new opportunities, and leverage their full potential. Learn to create complex, high-quality software products on time and on budget.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 2/27/2023
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MS in Criminal Justice

MS in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Policy and Coordination

    Specialization

Public safety is a pressing concern, and homeland security policymakers are faced with tough decisions every day. The specialization in Homeland Security Policy and Coordination offers you a foundation for evaluating and creating protective measures and policies that do not compromise individual rights and freedoms.

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  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Criminal Justice

MS in Criminal Justice - Public Management and Leadership

    Specialization
  • Multiple Learning Options Available

This specialization prepares you to develop strategies for managing unpredictable change in public organizations. You will discover how transformative change occurs in complex public systems and how language can influence and inspire organizational change.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
  • Tempo Learning®: 12/5/2022
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MS in Criminal Justice

MS in Criminal Justice - Global Leadership

    Specialization

With a specialization in Global Leadership, you can gain skills and knowledge that are essential to operating effectively in regions seeking to develop and modernize. Learn about the roles of strategic planning, management, and leadership in public and nonprofit entities and methods to facilitate timely and effective decision making in uncertain circumstances.

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  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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MS in Criminal Justice

MS in Criminal Justice - Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace

    Specialization

The threat of terrorism demands constant vigilance and a concentrated effort on prevention. This specialization provides a foundation for understanding anti-terrorism legislation and its impact on public policies. Explore how terrorism policies are drafted and enforced and how ethical issues related to human rights are treated.

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  • Course-Based: 1/9/2023
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