To meet the challenges of today's public sector, it is critical that leaders in the field possess sound collaboration skills and be able to work across disciplines.
Capella's online Human Services degree program instills a multidisciplinary approach to help you learn to partner with health care, public safety, and public administration professionals to solve today's public service challenges. No matter which degree you pursue, you'll leave Capella a more effective leader whom people can turn to for counsel and collaboration.
Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Higher Learning Commission is among the 6 regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Regional bodies accredit colleges and universities; national bodies accredit trade and vocational schools.
Capella University has an active chapter of the Tau Upsilon Alpha honor society, which is specific to human services professionals. We also have a human services club that focuses on increasing the understanding of this field and enriching the academic, social, and service learning experiences of our students.
Dr. Michael O'Connor provided excellent teaching skills with his students. Through his style he motivated me as a student to challenge myself and continue to strive to do excellent work.Ronda Estey MS in Public Safety
You can earn credits through our Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) process by demonstrating mastery of competencies, and may be eligible to earn credit for previous coursework, experience and learning.
Many employers offer tuition reimbursement to their employees — - even those without a formal program. Check with your HR department or manager to see if you are eligible.
One year after completing their degree, 90% of graduates would recommend Capella.