Master of Science in Human Services Master of Science in Human Services


Master of Science in Human Services

Develop your human services expertise and fuel your passion for helping others. Build the leadership, collaboration and advocacy skills needed to solve real-world problems.

Build professional skills that fit your career goals

Human services professionals are a vital resource for people and communities. The MS in Human Services program at Capella is designed to elevate your skills and help you build advanced expertise in one of two specializations.

MS in Human Services program overview

Our online master’s in human services program is taught by scholar-practitioner faculty who help you build on your current knowledge and develop your professional skill set to meet real-world challenges in the field.
MS in Human Services Student Achievement Indicators

Choosing an MS in Human Services specialization

Every professional journey is different. Your chosen specialization can help you leverage your unique passions and interests to build advanced expertise for the next phases of your human services career.

92% of alumni would recommend Capella to friends, family and colleagues.

Alumni Outcomes Survey, 2020–2021

Why choose the MS in Human Services at Capella University?

Relevant, real-world education

Build leadership skills and take on real-world challenges with RiverBend City, which simulates on-the-job situations.

Professionally aligned curriculum

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.

Reduce your tuition by $5,000

Enroll in a qualified program and apply for a $5K Capella Progress Reward, a scholarship to help fund your master’s degree.

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