Human Services

Bellevue University

24 months
585 USD/credit
585 USD/credit
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Leaders who are passionate about their communities and strive to make a positive impact can have a rewarding career in the challenging, diverse field of human services. The Human Services program at Bellevue University builds leadership, collaboration and advocacy skills and prepares you for a variety of professional roles available in human services.


With the Human Services program at Bellevue University, you will develop the management skills and global perspective to make a positive difference in the lives of the people you serve. 

Whether you want to work directly with people in need, lead others, or work to support service organizations through funding and outreach, the degree will help you reach your goals. You'll gain an in-depth understanding of central issues in human services organizations and the ethical standards for working with diverse populations.

In your final capstone course, you will have an opportunity for hands-on practical application in an internship, fieldwork experience, or independent project in which you can directly apply your administrative skills and knowledge.

The Human Services program at Bellevue University is both for individuals already employed in a human services field and those planning careers in the human services profession. Integrating hands-on, applied to learn with theory.

Program Outcomes

The Master's in Human Services is a non-licensure degree and is not intended for those seeking mental health licensure or the practice of mental health counseling. (For an online counseling degree, see the Masters in Clinical Counseling). After successful completion of the online Master's in Human Services degree, graduates will be able to do the following:

  • Analyze the role of ethical standards in human services.
  • Assess funding strategies and the financial impact on a nonprofit organization’s ability to meet its objectives.
  • Apply leadership and management theories and principles in a human services environment.
  • Analyze the role of community engagement in the human services field.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Introduction to Human Services Administration
  • Statistics and Quantitative Research Methods
  • Ethics for Human Services
  • Qualitative Research Methods and Program Evaluation
  • Community Engagement
  • Communications for Human Services
  • Social and Cultural Diversity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits



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.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated 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.

Other requirements

General requirements

Admission requirements:
  • Completed Application Form
  • Application Fee (non-refundable)
  • An official evaluation of foreign credentials
  • Verification of funds to show sufficient funds to study in the United States

Tuition Fee

  • International

    585 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 585 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    585 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 585 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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.

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Human Services
Bellevue University