M.A. On Campus

Human Services

Lincoln University Pennsylvania

24 months
579 USD/credit 17370 USD/year
579 USD/credit 17370 USD/year
311 USD/credit 9330 USD/year
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The Master of Arts in Human Services (MAHS) Program at Lincoln University Pennsylvania is designed for working adults with administrative/supervisory positions in human services agencies who are looking to gain graduate credentials and move up the career ladder. 


The Human Services program from Lincoln University Pennsylvania builds on prior knowledge and experience as it prepares experienced human service workers to bring about effective change through a combination of academic and performance-based learning, using a systems approach to research and solve problems at the personal, agency, and community levels. 


Students exiting the MAHS Program will be able to

  • Develop appropriate ethical interventions and apply them to field-based projects.
  • Differentiate between individual, group and organizational dynamics to facilitate positive behavioral change in field-based projects.
  • Evaluate principles of organizational and social change in systems, illustrating how they impact field-based projects.
  • Use action research to design and evaluate a field-based grant proposal and display professional communication skills in a written and oral presentation of that project and in a portfolio of current administrative skills and knowledge. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Life Span Development 
  • Theories of Intervention 
  • Professional Ethics in Client Care 
  • Tools and Models for Human Services Managers
  • Group Dynamics 
  • Planning and Effecting Community Change

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $50.00 Non-Refundable Application Fee
  • Official Academic Transcript/s from ALL Institutions Previously Attended
  • Professional Résumé
  • Two Letters of Professional Recommendation
  • Supervisor’s Evaluation Form
  • Personal statement of at least 500 words

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 579 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    17370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 579 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 311 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Chester

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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