Learning online doesn’t mean learning alone. In Capella’s online
social work and human services doctoral programs, you’ll be part of a
dynamic group of educators, learners, and support staff as you
strengthen your research and leadership skills.
Our competency-based curriculum aligns with professional standards so
you gain the most relevant skills and knowledge.
Experts will support you throughout your coursework, residencies, and
dissertation to keep you moving toward your goals.
Learn the latest in theory and practice from doctoral faculty with
Tackle coursework on your schedule with 24/7 online access to your
courseroom anytime, anywhere, on any device.
Get hands-on assistance early in your program that prepares you for
dissertation or capstone to move you forward.
Interact in a courseroom that simulates on-the-job situations to learn vital collaboration and cross-functional skills.
I graduated from Capella with a PhD in Human Services. While my life has not been perfect, I am blessed and able to say that it is filled with purpose. Every challenge that I have faced has led me closer to where I am supposed to be in this journey called life.
PhD Human Services
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Two doctoral programs focused on social work. What are the
differences, and which one is right for you?
Collaboration is the new norm for human services. These 3 examples
from the field demonstrate why.