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Be a voice for those in need with an online human services degree or online social work degree from Walden

Designed to address some of the most pressing issues facing society today, our programs can prepare you to work in a variety of roles delivering direct services to individuals, families, and communities or providing leadership to programs and agencies.

Social Work & Human Services Programs

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Bachelor of Social Work

Our CSWE-accredited online BSW program puts you on the path to a successful and rewarding future in social work.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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PhD in Human Services

Our online PhD in Human Services program prepares you to solve complex social problems by becoming a dedicated researcher or educator in the field.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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MS in Human Services

Walden's online master's in human services degree program is designed to help you advance your career and promote positive change. Learn more today.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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Master of Social Work (MSW)

Walden’s online Master of Social Work program prepares you with the skills, perspectives, and confidence you need to launch or expand your career in the social work field.

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  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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Individual Courses

We offer hundreds of for-credit individual courses in education, counseling, business, IT, psychology, and health, among other areas which may be applied to Walden degree programs.

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BS in Human Services

BS in Human Services - Criminal Justice

    Concentration

Beyond what is portrayed in the media, there is a complex criminal justice system that maintains law and order in American society. The Criminal Justice concentration allows you to examine contemporary justice systems to understand how they affect both criminal offenders and victims of crimes.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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BS in Human Services

BS in Human Services - Psychology

    Concentration

A person’s mood can be influenced by a variety of internal and external factors. The Psychology concentration in the online BS in Human Services program allows you to explore the physical, mental, and environmental causes that can affect behavior.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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BS in Human Services

BS in Human Services - Self-Designed

    Concentration

With the Self-Designed concentration, you can tailor your program of study to best match your educational needs and career goals.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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BS in Human Services

BS in Human Services - Leadership and Administration

    Concentration

The Leadership and Administration concentration in the online BS in Human Services program examines the challenges that face those in leadership roles, especially in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors. You will study theories and principles of leadership development and analyze the ethical considerations facing leaders today.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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BS in Human Services

BS in Human Services - Addictions

    Concentration

Many people today suffer from addictions to a variety of activities and substances and seek treatment from qualified professionals to manage their addictions. Qualified professionals who understand addictive behaviors, such as alcoholism or drug abuse, gambling or shopping to excess, or viewing pornography, are needed to help these individuals explore their behaviors, both external and internal and uncover the causes for these disorders.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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BS in Human Services

Disability Studies

    Concentration

With our bachelor’s in human services with a Disability Studies concentration, you can help promote inclusion and empower people with disabilities.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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BS in Human Services

BS in Human Services - Child and Adolescent Development

    Concentration

The period from childhood to adolescence is a complex time of transformational physical changes as well as important mental and social development. There are many social influences that can affect the attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors of children and adolescents.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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PhD in Human Services

PhD in Human Services - Advanced Research

    Specialization

Explore advanced qualitative, quantitative, and mixed-method research methodologies. You will develop the skills to collect and analyze complex data and to apply this knowledge to the field of human services and the study of diverse populations.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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PhD in Human Services

PhD in Human Services - Disaster, Crisis, and Intervention

    Specialization

Examine the theory and strategies to respond to the initial needs of a community in an emergency situation and how to assist victims and caregivers after the initial crisis has passed.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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PhD in Human Services

PhD in Human Services - Criminal Justice

    Specialization

Explore traditional and contemporary intervention and rehabilitation approaches for both offenders and victims.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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PhD in Human Services

PhD in Human Services - Higher Education

    Specialization

Gain a broad understanding of the current educational environment and explore theories and best practices in adult learning.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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PhD in Human Services

PhD in Human Services - Military Families and Culture

    Specialization

Explore topics such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and vicarious trauma and learn about the emotional impact of parent-child separation, frequent family relocations, extensive deployments, and other issues experienced by military families.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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PhD in Human Services

PhD in Human Services - Mental Health

    Specialization

Develop the skills to help individuals navigate community mental health services. The program explores the role of mental health in health behavioral changes, and you will gain a solid understanding of the assessment and referral system for mental health intervention and support.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 12/13/2021
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