Human Services Doctorate United States Graduate Programs
Students in human services Ph.D. programs study and research current methods and theories that guide the way that social services are organized, delivered, and managed to try to discover new, better, and more efficient ways to empower the individuals utilizing the service. There are many specializations offered in Ph.D. (Doctorate) programs in human services.
Search the GradSchools.com directory to figure out which human services Ph.D. program is right for you.
Make a positive impact in your community and your organization as you explore strategies to help those struggling with issues such as illness, addiction, violence, and poverty.
- Seattle, WASeattle, WA
University of Washington
- Twin Cities, MNTwin Cities, MN
University of Minnesota
Known for its progressive curriculum, the family education program prepares students to assume educational and leadership roles on behalf of families in Minnesota, nationally, and in many parts of the world. Graduates experience success in obtaining pos...
- Saint Paul, MN
- Columbus, OHColumbus, OH
Ohio State University
The Family Resource Management Program focuses on the allocation of human and non-human resources to achieve the goals of the consumer. Within this framework, students develop specializations in consumer and family economics, family financial management...
- Columbus, OH
- Knoxville, TNKnoxville, TN
University of Tennessee
Graduate Programs in Child and Family Studies at the College of Human Ecology at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, prepares professionals in the (integrated) fields of Child Development and Family Studies.
- Madison, WIMadison, WI
University of Wisconsin - Madison
The Department of Consumer Science develops and disseminates information on the ways in which the interactions among consumers, business, and government can enhance the interests and wellbeing of consumers, families, and communities. We focus on variou...
- Bowling Green, OHBowling Green, OH
Bowling Green State University
The objective of the graduate program in family studies is to prepare students for careers in teaching, research, and/or governmental or community service focusing on families and family relations. The program gives students insights into the complexiti...
- Lexington, KYLexington, KY
University of Kentucky
Family Studies uses an integrative approach to learning about and improving individual, family, and community well-being. This is accomplished through the generation and application of knowledge about human development, family systems, and family financ...
- Columbia, ALColumbia, AL
University of Missouri - Columbia
HDFS at MU is an interdisciplinary department that provides graduate students with a thorough grounding in the study of how diverse individuals develop over their lifetimes within the context of their families. Emphasis is placed on both research and ap...
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
International inquiries: c/o Office of International Admissions, Student Services Center, Room 140, UNM, Albuquerque, NM 87131...
- Buffalo, NYBuffalo, NY
University at Buffalo
The graduate program in sociology offers special concentrations in Social Inequalities, Family and the Life Course, Urban and Community Sociology, Law and Social Policy, and Organizations and Institutions leading to a Master of Arts and/or a Doctor of P...
- Athens, GAAthens, GA
University of Georgia
Each year, between 60-70 students are pursuing the MS, MAT or PhD degree in the Department of Child and Family Development. There is a general Masters Degree program and one with a concentration in Child Life. Doctoral students select a CFD or...
- Athens, GA
- Berrien Springs, MIBerrien Springs, MI
- Manhattan, KSManhattan, KS
Kansas State University
The School of Family Studies and Human Services is a multidisciplinary program that provides graduate training for M.S. and Ph.D. students. The professional specializations are addressed to broad issues concerning individuals and families and the course...
- Corvallis, ORCorvallis, OR
Oregon State University
The family resource management degree program offers graduate work leading to the Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Areas of concentration at the master's level include family and consumer economics, home management, housing, and food...
- Lincoln, NELincoln, NE
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Courses of study in human resources and family sciences leading to the doctoral degree are offered through a unified Ph.D. program structured around three tracks: economic, physical, and psychosocial well-being of individuals and families.
- Miami, FLMiami, FL
Nova Southeastern University
Nova Southeastern University is the largest independent University in Florida and a leader in distance education. NSU offers many of its programs on the 250-acre campus in Fort Lauderdale, as well as via sites and clusters throughout the state of Florid...
Syracuse's programs are nationally accredited and can lead to national certification or State Certification in School Counseling or Licensure as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor. Students may pursue a Master of Science degree in: •Clinical Menta...
- Syracuse, NY
- Lubbock, TXLubbock, TX
Texas Tech University
The Master of Science degree requires a minimum of 30 semester hours including thesis, or 36 hours for a nonthesis plan, with courses chosen in consultation with the major professor. Students without appropriate background in the chosen specialization w...
- Binghamton, NYBinghamton, NY
Binghamton University (S.U.N.Y.)
The PhD program in Community and Public Affairs prepares students for scholarship addressing critical social and community issues, such as educational inequality, racism and gender-based violence, both near and far.
- Madison, NJMadison, NJ
- College Park, MDCollege Park, MD
University of Maryland - College Park
- Tucson, AZTucson, AZ
University of Arizona
Retailing and Consumer Sciences (RCSC) offers "cutting-edge" programs, focusing on retailing and consumer sciences, that lead to both Master's of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programs. The Ph.D. program prepares students for faculty p...
University of the Rockies
Solve problems with your Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Human Services from University of the Rockies. Address the needs of underserved populations, including those struggling with addiction, illness, or poverty.