About this course
When earning your online degree with a major in Human Services, the breadth and depth of theory and practice will be explored as well as the applied techniques. In addition, the Human Services major is also designed to prepare students to continue onto graduate study in this or a related discipline.
This major examines what motivates individuals, how individuals, couples and families react to stress, what can be done to help people who seek assistance from organizations, and how human service professionals go about helping people to cope and thrive. Moreover, since communities have changed and become more diverse this major addresses the delivery of human services to a diverse population of individuals and families. Therefore, the major will emphasize issues of social justice, efficacy multicultural service delivery, and the use of technology.