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PhD in Human Services
Solve problems with your Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Human Services from University of Arizona Global Campus (UAGC).
This advanced curriculum gives you the skills to provide for underserved populations, including those struggling with addiction, illness, or poverty. Investigate matters of social justice in human services organizations. Advocate on behalf of policies and practices that are proven to work. Design and implement strategies to build capacity and develop talent within a service organization.
Complete advanced courses online. Your curriculum features a strong research component that culminates with the researching, writing, and defense of your dissertation. Choose a specialization: Mental Health Administration, Nonprofit Management, or Standard Program.
Standard Program Specialization
Take a broad view of the rewarding field of human services when you pursue the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Human Services, Standard Program of Study at University of Arizona Global Campus (UAGC). This degree program is ideal if you have career aspirations and research interests related to guiding the policies and practices required to address the needs of diverse and underserved populations, including those struggling with addiction, illness, poverty, and violence. Your courses cover vital topics such as finance, grant management, quality management, performance management, information technology, and working with vulnerable populations. Learn the skills to successfully lead any human services organization.
Classification: Master's College or University I