In Capella’s Doctor of Human Services program, you’ll learn and practice valuable skills to lead positive change in your community.
Gain relevant skills and knowledge from a competency-based curriculum
designed around the Council for Standards in Human Services Education
and the National Organization for Human Services.
Build teamwork skills and take on real-world challenges with
RiverBend City, which simulates on-the-job situations.
Advance toward your goals with expert support throughout your
coursework, keystone, and capstone projects.
Collaborate with professionals in other fields to help you gain
insights which make a meaningful impact in the communities you
Tackle coursework on your schedule with 24/7 access to your
courseroom anytime, anywhere, on any device.
Learn the latest in theory and practice from experienced PhD faculty
who are actively engaged in their professions.
With over 25 years of experience in online doctoral education, we understand the unique needs of doctoral students, and have designed our programs to meet those needs. We've structured our programs to help you reach your goals and obtain critical skills—with our expert faculty, support teams, and online resources to help guide you every step of the way.
Learn more about admissions requirements, costs, and courses for your specialization.
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