Online Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree in Human Services - Social and Community
Our online PhD in human services meets the high academic standards of
doctoral study and provides a platform for rewarding personal
accomplishment. You will explore and utilize advanced theory, critical
thinking, and principles of leadership which you can apply immediately
in your personal and professional life.
The PhD social and community services specialization is designed for
counselors or social workers who wish to teach, pursue advanced
research, lead programs, or supervise clinicians. The program offers
in-depth study of major community and social work issues and
methodology, which will help prepare you to assume a leadership role for
social change at local, state, or national levels.
Residency Requirements: As a doctoral learner you will attend
residential colloquia in addition to your online courses. Taken during
specific milestones in your program, you will attend three colloquia,
each one week in length.