Apply understanding of social, economic, and cultural impacts in
for-profit, nonprofit, and government settings.
Coordinate and manage direct service programs to best meet the needs
of diverse stakeholders within the community.
Promote community engagement, advocacy, and collaboration in
for-profit, nonprofit, and government organizations.
Conceptualize, collaborate, and communicate solutions for direct
care, resource allocation, and service delivery.
Apply professional ethics and cultural competence in the human
Scholarly and professional communication respectful of the diversity,
dignity, and integrity of others.
Develop the skills to empower and advocate for individuals and communities in for-profit, nonprofit, or government settings.
Learn the latest in theory and practice from experienced doctoral
faculty who are actively engaged in their professions.
Gain the most relevant skills and knowledge with a competency based curriculum designed around professional standards.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
*This is only an estimate, using general program pricing, and
it does not include fees (including application and resource kit fees).
Your price may be higher or lower depending on your
specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. If transfer
credits are allowed in this offering, the prices above show what you
would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits
and the price if you brought in the maximum allowed transfer credits.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
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Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t need-based and never have to be repaid.
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tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Throughout this specialization you learn skills needed to manage
services, track and identify trends within communities and
organizations, evaluate appropriate programs to meet identified needs,
and advocate for those you serve.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|HMSV5402||Social Change and Public Policy in Human Services|
|HMSV5334||Diversity and Inclusion in Human Services|
|HMSV5340||Leading in For-Profit, Nonprofit, and Government Organizations|
|HMSV5314||Program Development and Evaluation in Human Services|
|HMSV5316||The Effective Use of Analytics in Human Services|
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For this team, it’s more than résumés and interview tips. It’s about
thoughtful and strategic career planning—beyond graduation.
Collaboration is the new norm for human services. These three examples from the field demonstrate why.
Jobs in human services range from working with clients to managing organizations to building infrastructures.
A guide to options for working in public safety, public
administration, or human services.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our online Master of Science in Human Services with a specialization in Social and Community Services.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.