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Human Services

Purdue Global

M.Sc. Online
12 months
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420 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Science in Human Services from Purdue Global is designed for current professionals who are committed to improving the quality of life for all people in the growing field of human services.

Overview

The Master of Science in Human Services from Purdue Global focuses on the delivery of services, accessibility, and the design, implementation, and evaluation of interventions, as well as the planning, administration, and coordination of programs.

Coursework is designed to prepare you to:

  • Apply critical thinking to real-world situations.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the theoretical bases, best practices, and historical and current trends related to the human services profession.
  • Identify, plan, and utilize resources to improve client situations.
  • Understand proper professional, ethical, and legal workplace behavior.
  • Utilize information and systems to appropriately manage and deliver human services.
  • Recognize the importance of culture, gender, diversity, and global perspectives when working with clients.
  • Work with diverse funding sources, influence policy, and intervene on behalf of those in need.

Degree Concentrations

Choose from two concentrations to customize your degree:

  • Family and community services: Learn to address the complexities of developing and administering services for children and families. Focus on human development, resiliency, family theories, and advocacy.
  • Organizational and social services: Gain the knowledge and skills to work with diverse funding sources, influence policy, supervise staff, and develop and administer programs that address community needs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Development and Human Behavior in Context
  • History, Multiculturalism, and Diversity in Human Services
  • Skills and Practice in Human Services
  • Professional Ethics and Personal Values
  • Master's Capstone in Human Services

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • 15 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

Online
  • Semi-structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

To enroll in the online master’s in human services, you must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    420 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 420 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    420 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 420 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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